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Blame the victim

William Angel set off on his Saturday morning bike ride wearing a tail light, yellow vest and reflective shoes on March 29 2008. Motorist Kerri Lee Jasper didn’t see him and rear ended him at 6:45 AM, sending Mr. Angel to the hospital with a broken back. The court, naturally, found Ms. Jasper innocent. The read more »

Left cross, still looking for way to blame victim…

Left cross, still looking for way to blame victim m.mercurynews.com/sjm/db_101037/… @ladyfleur @murphstahoe @djconnel @mikesonn @veloparrot @bradtaft

Singapore judge blames victim

In a country infamous for its chewing gum ban, driver Cleopatra Wong Yuin Ping gets off relatively scot free after she ran over a man on a bike.

Bicycle Friendly Missoula and blaming the victim

Missioula, Montana is a college town and a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Community. Some jerks in a pickup truck run down and assault a cyclist. Responding police officer blames the victim.

Windshield perspective so ingrained into our cultu…

Windshield perspective so ingrained into our culture even relatives blame the victim cyclelicio.us/2013/joy-covey… …

California: Yet another bicycle legislation update 2013

The California legislature wrapped up the first year of their two year session last Friday. Damien Newton in Los Angeles tracked a few bills that may be of interest to you. I have a couple more here. First of all, a correction: Damien mistakenly reports that AB 417 (CEQA exemptions for bike plans) died in read more »