L.A. Passes Bicyclist’s Anti-Harassment Law

L.A. Times

Last week, the Los Angeles City Council passed a law that makes it a crime to verbally or physically threaten a bicyclist in the City. The new law also gives bicyclists the ability to sue in civil court and collect up to three times their damages (plus attorney’s fees), even before the city presses criminal charges. This is a groundbreaking ordinance that some are calling the toughest in the nation.

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