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Bikers ticketed by Loudoun County: The "Idaho Stop" a possible solution for "MS-8" charity bicycle riders, bike tour groups & Virginia recreational cyclists

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The law in Idaho permits cyclists to roll up to a stop sign, yield the right of way, and then proceed without stopping. This is what the “MS-8” Multiple Sclerosis charity ride participants did and what most bike commuters and weekend riders that I have observed do in Leesburg, Loudoun and Fairfax Counties. The “Idaho

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A busman's holiday for TriathlonTrialLawyer Doug Landau; no racing, just relaxing in a "New York State of mind"

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For this year’s trip to New England, Doug Landau was looking forward to a little “R&R” after his exhausting 24 hour Holter Monitor test. Taking a “busman’s holiday,” Landau visited other wonderful bike paths and lawyers who are also avid bicycle riders. A “busman’s holiday” is a vacation during which one engages in activity that

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Bicyclist's death after car crash investigation by police reconstruction team concludes "significant glare from the rising sun" – no charges against the Defendant driver

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Yesterday’s note “Cyclists need legal protection” struck a note with me, as I had heard about the fatal car crash which left an experienced cyclist dead, while the motorist who struck him down did not even know what she had hit. The HamptonRoads and Pilot newspapers’ website describes some possible responses and solutions, since the

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