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I was knocked down whilst crossing the road by speeding motor

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I was knocked down whilst crossing the road by speeding motor cyclist,
impact speed 40+ MPH in a 30MPH zone at 23:30
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
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How can I help you with this?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

The Sheriff accepted a Not Guilty Plea, to the motor cyclist not having a


a licence for the machine, and not having Insurance. ( ? ! ?

Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
Thank you. But what is your specific question about this?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I wish to why my " Assailant " was able to plead Not Guilty, to the first two charges.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

what information do require ?

Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
The procurator fiscal may have been satisfied that he did have a licence and insurance. It doesn't always show up at a roadside check. You are allowed to ask the procurator fiscal why a decision was taken not to proceed with these charges.