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Georgia Motorcyclists Ride on The Capitol To Protest Checkpoints

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Over 300 motorcyclists roared into downtown Atlanta and surrounded the State Capitol Wednesday March 23, 2011 to protest the recent Georgia State Patrol motorcycle only checkpoints. Using a $70,000 grant from the National Transportation Highway Safety Administration NHTSA, the State… Continue Reading

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2011 Star Stryker- Affordable Attitude

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Sitting in the press meeting at the historic Driskol Hotel in Austin, Texas, preceding the first ride of the new Stryker 1300, there are familiar faces wearing Star shirts. Long-term employees and lifelong motorcyclists, I’m among designers, product planners, accessory… Continue Reading

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Wacky Brain Buckets

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Brain Bucket:  (slang) A type of motorcycle helmet that enables motorcycle riders to be in compliance with the law where helmets are required, but offers inadequate protection, about that of a bicycle helmet – Urban Dictionary University of Southern California… Continue Reading

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Motorcycle Checkpoints May End Up in Supreme Court

Disputing the Constitutionality of Motorcycle Only Checkpoints

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Motorcyclists across the nation are awaiting a decision from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York which they hope will declare New York’s “motorcycle only” roadway checkpoints to be… Continue Reading

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Paul Sr Is Said to Be On Steroid Buyer List

Father and Son Teutel in the early years

In the world of motorcycle reality television there’s no bigger name than the Teutuls.  Over the past half decade or so the New York family has been providing on screen and off screen entertainment for motorcyclists and non-motorcyclist public alike.… Continue Reading

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Giffords to Remain on Motorcycle Caucus

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U.S. Reps. Michael Burgess and Gabrielle Giffords to remain as co-chairs Despite her injuries, Representative Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) will remain as a co-chair of the Congressional Motorcycle Caucus for the 112th Congress, along with Texas Republican Michael Burgess. The bi-partisan… Continue Reading

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DUI Charges Re-filed against Indianapolis PD Officer

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The attorney for Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer David Bisard is asking a judge to dismiss new DUI charges that have been filed against his client in relation to the August 6th crash in which Bisard allegedly drove his squad… Continue Reading

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See Us; Save Us Ride Planned

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Nine homemade crosses will stand in a vacant field in South Lubbock all day Saturday — one for each of the motorcyclists killed in Lubbock this year. Deanna Jandrew and her friends painted white the 7-foot wooden crosses her husband… Continue Reading

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The Piano Man Opens Cycle Showroom

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Bill Joel is a living legend on Long Island and he has further endeared himself to the motorcyclists with the opening of his own motorcycle showroom in Oyster Bay. According to published reports Joel doesn’t expect to make a lot… Continue Reading

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Thumbs Nose at Congress and Discriminates Against Motorcycles

Troopers in Georgia to set up "motorcycle only checkpoints"

The Motorcycle Riders Foundation has learned from a source at the US Department of Transportation that they have funded the motorcycle only roadside checkpoints. NHTSA decided to fund the program despite being asked by Congress not to fund the program… Continue Reading