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02 Dec 2021

Man gets driving ban after failing to appear in court

Man gets driving ban after failing to appear in court

A Letterkenny man who failed to appear at court for a hearing has been disqualified from driving for a year.

Sean Kelly (37), with an address at Gleann Tain Manor, was due before Letterkenny District Court.

Garda witness said that Kelly was stopped driving a white Transit van in Kerrykeel in June 2020.

Kelly undertook to produce his driving licence and insurance at Letterkenny Garda Station, but did not do so.

Kelly was not before the court.

Judge Raymond Finnegan fined Kelly €400 for driving without insurance and disqualified him for one year.

“I haven’t been given a good enough reason not to disqualify,” Judge Finnegan said.

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