The Herald Sun brings news that Canberra’s young star Josh Dugan will face the magistrate for speeding despite already having a suspended licence:
Dugan will appear in ACT Magistrates Court next week to face charges of high-range speeding and driving while suspended.
The Daily Telegraph understands police will allege he was travelling at more than 105km/h in a 60km/h zone.
The NRL All Stars fullback pleaded not guilty to both charges from August last year that the Canberra Raiders chose to keep under wraps – not even informing the NRL as most clubs do out of courtesy when police charges are laid against their players.
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They also organised his legal representation for the hearing on Thursday next week.
Josh’s management say he wasn’t aware of the suspension at the time in question.