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Old 02-16-2013, 03:03 AM   #1
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What the he!! are these people thinking???

This is so incredible I can't even fathom how an outcome like this is even possible!

http://bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/02/15/cyclists-react-with-anger-after-grand-jury-returns-indictment-wellesley-bike-crash-case/JDTtJSawtj34hxAAP5Y0RI/story.html


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Maybe this helps explain.

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130212-why-you-really-hate-cyclists/2


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Uneffingbelieveable. I live in this draconian state.
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I posted a video of the cyclist getting hit by the truck in this thread. Needless to say the driver has a terrible record and a previous death resulting charge.

http://www.twospoke.com/forum/f40/sad-news-10891/
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Missed that one!
http://www.necn.com/02/05/13/No-criminal-charges-in-deadly-bicycle-ac/landing.html?blockID=829141&feedID=11106


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