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Old 05-13-08, 06:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Takabrash View Post
A bit of a hijack, but has anyone here gotten in trouble for bike DUI? I'll admit I have, on many occasions, ridden my bike home from bars/friends' houses after an evening of... consumption. I think around here, though, cops would sooner spit at a bike rider than stop them for a little swerving.
I haven't...but in several, if not many states you can be charged, your license assessed points and the bike impounded. In other locales you can be charged with public intoxication, with the related fines and punishment.

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