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post #7 of (permalink) Old 01-27-2017, 12:56 AM
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Originally Posted by SgtRV View Post
Get out of California and you will find plenty of examples.
Get out of North America and you will find a plethora of examples of lane splitting done regularly and safely. The whole rest of the world does it without major incident, as does California. Major studies in CA and Europe find it is perfectly safe. I've yet to see a study where it is more dangerous.

Any driver who purposely cuts off a rider, even if lane splitting is illegal in that state, is a vigilante. Drivers do NOT have the right to endanger rider's lives, even if the rider is breaking the law.

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