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Drink driving offence. Victoria .123 range first ever

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Drink driving offence

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Victoria .123 range first ever offence

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My licence has been cancelled

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 4 months ago
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

You can raise a number of defenses basid on the facts whiuch may include, error with breathalyseer machine, or other tests taken, such as machine error, blood reading was inaccurate due to time the blodd test was done, whether you were in control of the vehcil.

do you have a copy of the notice to appear in court.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No haven't been issued with court summons VIC state was stopped on suspicion
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

ok, what you need to do is wait for the summons before acting further as then you can prepare for the court date accordingly.

what you do think ?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It sounds good
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Sorry would like refund no help I need to know more then come back later thanks
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

ok I will send you request to support

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