Judge delays driving ban to midnight to allow motorist to get home from court in County Antrim

Judge delays driving ban to midnight to allow motorist to get home from court in County Antrim


A JUDGE said he would delay the start of a motoring ban until midnight on the day of the court to allow the defendant to get home after being told he had driven to the venue.

District Judge Peter Magill took the step at Ballymena Magistrates Court regarding Andrew Falconer (31), of Porter Green Place in Larne.

The defendant had driven without due care and attention on October 1 last year and was banned from driving for two weeks.