WS v NZ POLICE ? Successful appeal against district court judge?s refusal to grant s.94 application (to be not further disqualified). My client, whilst his licence was suspended, drove a vehicle from his friends place to his place in the afternoon at a distance of about a kilometre. As it was his third time of…

Y pleaded guilty in the District Court to a charge of disqualified driving. He was fined and disqualified from driving for six months. An appeal the disqualification was overturned and a community based sentence substituted on the basis of s94 of the Land Transport Act 1994. This is one of the leading cases in relation…