I am not of the view that fines of $62,800 …

Comment on COVID-19 news: Alice Springs woman diagnosed by Interested Darwin Observer.

I am not of the view that fines of $62,800 are currently in place for “social distancing” rules.
Is this fine not for those who fail to abide to isolation orders etc?
The individuals should instead be charged with the various crimes committed such as damage to property, failing to follow instruction of police in carrying out lawful duty etc etc.
This behaviour to our frontline services cannot go without consequence.
Police, paramedics and taxi drivers should not have to face such terrible behaviour from anyone in community – Corona virus or not.

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You may have a small crowd of the fearful supporting your draconian overreach, but most will see you for what you are: A socialist who is taking freedom and personal responsibility away from Territorians.
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