Kiwi Sportswoman Awarded Name Suppression and Discharge for DUI Charge, Free to Drink Drive Again – updated

A “high level sportswoman” has won permanent name suppression and a discharge without conviction, despite being caught drink driving with twice the legal level of alcohol in her system. The Gisborne Herald reported Friday the decision by the Gisborne Court to act leniently was “partly because it would affect her ability to compete overseas“ In…