They're laughing at us, and they know it!
On one hand, we have a gang of career criminals, with nothing being done to them. On the other hand, we have a closed shop union, the various bar associations and QCs, that nothing will ever be done about as well.
Hence, you have a situation like this.
The article is either completely believable, or unbelievable, depending on your viewpoint, but it does now seem, that if you are in Scotland, and you basically use your vehicle to kill a cyclist, that if you claim you "can't remember a thing about the action", you will get off Scot (sic) free.
It's simply disgusting!