drink driving

  • How To Contest A Driving Offence In Court

    In 2018, more than 44,000 Australians were dragged before the Court for traffic offences in NSW. This equated to a massive 35 per cent of all guilty defendants in the state. Fortunately, there are ways to make the legal system work in your favour. The Court has jurisdiction to remove or reduce certain penalties imposed,…

  • Ask LH: How Long Will I Be Suspended For Drug Driving?

    Dear Lifehacker, I’ve been caught driving with an illicit substance in my system: it was a saliva test and it came back positive. This happened in NSW and I have now moved to Queensland. I have to go to court next week. If I’m disqualified for whatever period, what happens to my licence in QLD?