GLASGOW OFFICE: 0141 550 1074 CALL NOW
DUMFRIES OFFICE: 01387 252 777 CALL NOW
INVERNESS OFFICE: 01463 732 580 CALL NOW

No Insurance Charge Dropped

Kept Licence
Aberdeen Sheriff Court and Justice of the Peace Court

Our client was originally charged with driving without a licence, driving without insurance and using his mobile phone whilst driving. The most serious charge was the charge of driving without insurance as it could have lead to a disqualification under the totting-up provisions. We successfully persuaded the Procurator Fiscal to drop the charges of driving without insurance and driving without a licence. A plea of guilty was tendered in relation to driving whilst using his mobile phone and his licence was endorsed with only 3 points, allowing him to continue driving. The result also ensured that our client's employment was not jeopardised as he required to be able to drive for business purposes.

Published: 06/06/2017

Need help with a similar case?

Contact Us

See also

Special Reasons Upheld No Points

Our client was stopped by Police on the M8 motorway eastbound following a minor speeding issue. The PNC check confirmed that the vehicle was uninsured. Our client was acquitted of the speeding charge and the court was persuaded to uphold our special reasons argument that it was not appropriate to impose any penalty points in relation to the insurance matter....