Saturday, February 13, 2010
Much has been said about this matter that is at this time of publication still under appeal to the Full Court of the Supreme Court. However, if it were not for the courage and determination of Bob Such, then we would not have had the opportunity to raise the awareness in the public arena of the way in which speeding fines are determined.
We fought hard and long and against the odds and even took it up to the Supreme Court. The system has many advantages for the prosecution. We tried to get the supplier to provide us with a laser gun to test. Not surprisingly, they refused. I suppose when you are selling equipment it is not in the best interest of sales to produce equipment for independent testing.
There were many links to this case on Adelaide Now and you can also view the Supreme Court decision: