DRUG DETECTOR: Drivers lick the pads on the blue section in a road-side test for cannabis and methamphetamine in the saliva.
DRUG DETECTOR: Drivers lick the pads on the blue section in a road-side test for cannabis and methamphetamine in the saliva. FILE

Rockhampton man happy 'no jail time' in court sentence

ABRAHAM Ford did not have much to say for himself in Rockhampton Magistrates Court yesterday morning, but as he left he sounded pleased with his sentence.

The Rockhampton man pleaded guilty to driving with a relevant drug in his saliva.

He was fined $450 and disqualified from driving for three months.

After a traffic conviction was recorded and he was dismissed, Ford said "no jail time again" before exiting the court room.


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