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    Backpacker done for high range drink driving

    I'm a 26 year old from the UK recently got done for drink driving in nsw. I blew 0.198. I didn't drive far as the police pulled me over 100m from the pub. My court date is 26th of March and I was wondering what I will be facing when I go to court (fines, jail time, deportation) any help would be...
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    QLD High Range Drink Driving - Penalty?

    My husband got done for high range drink driving over the weekend. 0.158. He has a mid range prior from back in 2006. What is his likely penalty going to be?
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    QLD Prison Time After Another Drink Driving Offence?

    I have a friend who had previous drink driving offenses and 6 years ago had a car accident while driving under the influence and spent 1 month in prison. He has had no drink driving offences since then until New Year's day this year. The morning after drinking, he blew 0.133. My question is...
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    VIC Can Vicroads Override Court Orders?

    In 2003, I surrendered my drivers licence for drink driving in Victoria. I received a 10-month cancellation, and required a court order to be reinstated. I moved to Darwin in 2004. I ask to transfer my drivers licence, and they informed me that I needed to complete the drink driver program. I...
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    QLD Drink Driving Offence - Disclose Surgery to Judge?

    On my husband's first drink driving offence, he blew 0.153. He had Gastric Bypass Surgery 11 months ago. Would it be worth mentioning this to the Judge to be granted a lesser sentence or a work licence?
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    WA Suspended sentence breach?

    Can drink driving breach a suspended sentence?
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    Driving while disqualified & over the no alcohol limit (0.03)

    Earlier this year (February) I received one year probation and lost my licence for 2 years for a fail to stop offence in Queensland. I was recently caught driving while disqualified and over the no alcohol limit (approx. 0.03BAC) My traffic history includes another drink driving offence (over...
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    VIC Wrong INFRINGEMENT NUMBER on my Infringement Notice

    Hi guys, I was pulled over for drink driving in Jan. I was 0.063, when I should have been 0.05. Police wouldn't me do a blood test, I reckon I would be under if I had. ANYWAY, police handed me an infringement notice. Asked my age. Issued me an infringement that said I'd lose 10 points and...
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    ACT Drink Driving - Can Charges be Dropped?

    12 months ago, in a suicide attempt, I crashed my car (unregistered at the time). I was later picked up by the police and breath tested and blew 0.2 bac. I was taken to the police station and breath tested again and they took my drivers licence on the spot (90 day suspension). Officers were not...
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    VIC Drink Driving but Not at Fault at Car Accident?

    Hey all, Question: My partner was involved in a car accident, not at fault (with dash-cam footage). A lady pulled out in front of her when not looking, smashing up both cars. However, police were called to the scene and my partner was unfortunately .05. No excuses but life has been hard at...