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I was caught driving 50km/h over the speed limit. I was
I was caught driving 50km/h over the speed limit. I was suspended for 28 days on the spot (finishes 2morrow), and have my court date next week. I was just wondering what my punishment might be? It is … read more
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I may get disqualification of my driver license for 3 months
I may get disqualification of my driver license for 3 months and that may impact my work. My last offence for the speeding was on 02 NOV 19 which was going to get cleared on 02 NOV 21 but since I have… read more
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A few weeks ago i was caught speeding at 117km in a 50km
Hi there, a few weeks ago i was caught speeding at 117km in a 50km zone. The officer gave me an instant 28-day disqualification for driving and took my driver's licence card off me. He issued me with … read more
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Kia ora. My son was driving on Saturday and was fined for
My son was driving on Saturday and was fined for speeding 28 days New Zealand … read more
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I have been notified that I am going to lose my class
I have been notified that I am going to lose my class 2,3,4,5 licenses due to a large number of speed camera fines. I am not losing my class 1.These fines were other people driving my cars. If I name … read more
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I have a question on a speeding ticket. In Auckland. I've
I've contacted the police to consider giving me a caution 1st, then asked for evidence of me speeding. I was told that I was doing 62 in a 50 zone. I don't usually speed and I knew that there was a police car coming from the opposite direction. I assumed that this was a 60 Zone because i had about 3 cars close behind me. Clean record, don't drink and i'm a sober driver for a lot of friends. Driven all around the country.… read more
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I have incurred a D502 careless use charge. It happened 6-3;
Hi Pearl. I have incurred a D502 careless use charge. It happened 6-3; and I was just served this weekend. In this case I fell asleep at the wheel. It was hot, traffic was medium slow, I was in a queu… read more
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I am 19, going to court next Monday. Charged with drink
Hi I am 19, going to court next Monday. Charged with drink driving and speeding. I am on my restricted licence. Just wondering what I can take to court to help me. I work in childcare and a conviction… read more
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To who it may concern, My 23 year old son has recently
Hello to who it may concern, My 23 year old son has recently applied for an exemption to his restricted drivers licence and was declined. We are considering appealing that decision and wonder how like… read more
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Chris The Lawyer
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To who it may concern, My 23 year old son has recently
Hello to who it may concern, My 23 year old son has recently applied for an exemption to his restricted drivers licence and was declined. We are considering appealing that decision and wonder how like… read more
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Ive got court on the 7th this month and im just scarred on
Hi ive got court on the 7th this month and im just scarred on what can happen to me so i would like some help on what the charges will be … read more
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My son got pulled over last night random Breath test, which
My son got pulled over last night for a random Breath test, which he passed. He is 17 years old and on his restricted licence, he also had an unauthorised passenger in the car. The cop said that he wa… read more
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Hi Chris, I have a summons to court for speeding.Charge
Hi Chris, I have a summons to court for speeding.Charge details are that I drove motor vehicle in excess of 50km/h over applicable speed limit. This was in a temporary 30km/h road works zone. The summ… read more
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Hello, I have just undergone a random breath test in NZ and
Hello, I have just undergone a random breath test in NZ and failed my breath was under 500. I believed I was ok to drive but obviously I was not. I choose to also do the blood test. I live in Australi… read more
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Heya Chris me again,hey the other night i was driving along
Heya Chris me again,hey the other night i was driving along in my new car and coinsidentally got my licence suspended due to exceeding the speed limit fro 28 days effective immediately.Now my son has … read more
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My son is on the verge of losing his licence for his third
My son is on the verge of losing his licence for his third speeding offence. What are his chances of getting a work licence to cover all his hours of work when for his job he has to drive throughout t… read more
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I had my passenger endorsment suspended for 6 months because
I had my passenger endorsment suspended for 6 months because I lost my license for too many demerit points..now I am told that after the 6 month period I have to re-apply totally for my passenger endo… read more
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I am a foreigner that have been in NZ for 8 months. My prior
I am a foreigner that have been in NZ for 8 months. My prior driving record is clean for the last 25 years and I have never been involved in a car accident. I was recently stopped by police for excess… read more
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