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Menacing Driving With Intent is an offence under Section 118(1) of the Road Transport Act 2013.
To establish the offence, the prosecution must prove beyond reasonable doubt that:
It is immaterial whether the other person was menaced by way of:
The other person need not be on the road at the time.
If it is your first major traffic offence in the last 5 years the maximum penalty is:
If it is your second or more major traffic offence in the past 5 years the maximum penalty is:
However, there will be no criminal record, licence disqualification or fine where the court deals with you by way of:
A defence to the charge is that you could not, in the circumstances, reasonably have avoided menacing the other person.
Other defences include:
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