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I was involved in a car accident it being my fault I was twice over the legal limit my tyer poped careering me onto the opposite side of the road I hit a car head on and my car was then pushed into another car thankfully no one else was seriously injured I had two drink driving offences within two weeks of each other approximately 9 years ago

Lawyer's Assistant: What state is this in? And how old is the car?

Perth Western Australia

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

My car is 1992

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

This happened on the 16th of November

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Australia Law
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Hello, you will likely just lose your licence.
It is aggravating nonetheless as there was an accident.You should provide character references to the court and explain your need for a licence.The prior offences are not much of an issue, as they were some time ago.Please click accept and rate my service (with the stars). I am able to answer further questions after doing so at no further cost.
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