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A list of precedents from determinations made by the Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal.
7: There can be no innocent explanation in any allegation of an offence against Rule 190. Intent is not an element, and mistake of fact is no excuse. There is no defence available. Rule 190 creates an absolute offence.
10: Retrospectivity of Rules
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