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Lawyers for a Northern Ireland police officer forced to quit the force after being caught drink driving yesterday urged a judge to overturn the sanction imposed.
They claimed no discretion was shown when disciplining former Constable Paul Arkins following his conviction for being over the legal limit.
Mr Arkins, of Cesnor Park in Carrickfergus, was required to resign by a police misconduct panel in March 2007 – a decision later upheld at an appeals tribunal.
But at a High Court judicial review hearing his barrister, John Coyle, questioned whether any of ... Read more