How to avoid a driving ban when you reach 12 penalty points on your driving licence.

If you reach 12 penalty points on your driving licence, you are liable to be disqualified for a minimum of 6 months. Click through and subscribe to find out how you can avoid a ban, even if you reach 12 …

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How to avoid a driving disqualification when reaching 12 penalty points

Since specialising in the defence of motorists facing prosecution for road traffic offences the question I am asked most frequently is, ‘will the court disqualify me?’ Earlier this year I had a very ‘unlucky’ client; she had reached a total …

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Can you avoid a ban driving at over 100 mph?

Last week I saw a client in conference. He was concerned that he had been caught speeding at over 100mph. In fact, he had been clocked at 103mph at 0841 hours on a busy section of the M25. This rather …

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Sunil Rupasinha, independent road traffic barrister, clerked by ShenSmith Barristers

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIl9nhWpgIU?rel=0]Transcript:I am Sunil Rupasinha. I was called to the bar in 1983.I have practised as a criminal barrister at the London Bar for most of that time. I have prosecuted and defended so I have appeared in all sorts …

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New Drug Drive Legislation: 2 March 2015, with Sunil Rupasinha

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nup-7khTY4Y?rel=0]Transcript:The law relating to “Drug Driving” is one which prohibits an individual from driving whilst under the influence of drink or drugs. Drugs are defined as any intoxicant other than alcohol. The offence under section 4 of the 1988 Road Traffic …

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