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Ive been dangerous driving and wondered if theres any way

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Ive been dangerous driving and wondered if theres any way out without being banned

Hi, welcome to JustAnswer. My name is*****’m a barrister with 12 years of experience and I am happy to help with your question today.

What is the dangerous driving?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Hi
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
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Ok. It is drug driving not dangerous driving.

Do you accept the offence?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
No because at the time i was not impaired

Were there drugs in your system?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Probably smoked 5 hours prior
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Is there anything i can do to prevent a ban

If this is driving whilst under the influence of a controlled substance then I'm afraid that a ban is mandatory .

Therefore, the only way to avoid it either not to be summonsed or to be acquitted. Obviously you cannot guarantee either of those things will happen as they depend upon the actions of others.

You do have the option to put them to proof in the hope that they will be poorly prepared. That is quite common the magistrates court.

Sadly though a ban is mandatory for this offence I'm afraid.

Can I clarify anything for you?

Jo

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
What will the maximum fine be

Normally, 175% of your weekly income. That is the maximum though.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Im a student?

You must have some income. Everybody has some income

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
If i pleed guilty will these help anything?

yes, it will lead to a reduction in the fine. But it does not avoid the ban.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Minimun 12 month?

Yes, it does depend only amount that was found. Also on whether there was evidence of impairment.

I'm happy to continue with this but please rate my answer

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
The limit is 2 in my system there was 5.5
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I will rate 5*

Then that will probably be 12-16 months