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Illinois Helmet, Tattoo Laws

April 2, 2009

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The Illinois Senate said no to a mandatory motorcycle helmet law yesterday. The bill failed by a vote of 42 to 14. Illinois last had a helmet law in 1969 when the state Supreme Court ruled the law that was then in effect to be unconstitutional. Illinois is one of only three states, along with […]

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Illinois Helmet Law

March 6, 2009

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Illinois is closer to having a helmet law than it has been in 40 years. Illinois enacted a motorcycle helmet law in 1967 but the law was ruled unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court in 1969 and repealed. Illinois is one of only three states, along with Iowa and New Hampshire, that have absolutely no […]

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Longrider Pauses In Yuma

October 24, 2008

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Look, no matter how crazy you think you are there is always going to be some dude out there who is crazier than you. Ride a Harley long enough and you will inevitably come face to face with that. Currently, the numero uno, stone cold loco longrider in all the land is a former Wisconsin […]

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Bottle Caps One, Nanny State Zero

September 3, 2008

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Vaune Dillmann, lives and works in a place named Weed. Weed is a little town on the 5 Freeway, off exit 747, near Mount Shasta in northern California. The nearest big town is either Redding or Medford, Oregon. Just about anybody who has ever ridden through gets the joke and stops to take a picture. […]

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