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What drink riding law applies to electrically assisted pedal cycles?

There are two key terms in law: mechanically propelled vehicle (MPV) - e.g. one which has some kind of motor. a normal bicycle is NOT an MPV, but if it has a motor, then it is. this is a 'common ...
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What drink riding law applies to electrically assisted pedal cycles?

Bicycles are vehicles australia Australia’s road rules are universal (mostly) but implemented by legislation in each state and territory, so I’ll quote from new-south-wales. s11 of the Road Rules 2014 ...
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Are there continent wide standards for what constitutes a hand free phone wrt driving?

Are there continent wide standards for what constitutes a hand free phone wrt driving? Short Answer No. These rules are established on a state by state basis in the U.S. and otherwise on a country by ...
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Is DUI a strict liability offense?

canada No; these are mens rea offences. The Criminal Code offences related to impaired operation of a vehicle (s. 320.14) do not expressly state a mens rea element, but the Supreme Court of Canada has ...
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Is DUI a strict liability offense?

Mostly, yes new-south-wales The various offences are contained in s110 of the Road Transport Act 2013. The prosecution merely has to prove that you were over the relevant prescribed range and were ...
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Can toll evasion charges be heard in superior court?

Does the superior court have the ability to hear a non-crime? Yes. Superior courts in California are the state trial courts with general jurisdiction to hear and decide any civil or criminal action ...
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