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Forum: Legal Affairs 17 February 2014, 06:07 PM
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Posted By Chloe
I don't think we have that rule, but I abide by...

I don't think we have that rule, but I abide by it anyway, because they don't even look up to see you screaming and slamming on the brakes.
Forum: Legal Affairs 16 February 2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
Not similar to jaywalking, no. But pedestrians...

Not similar to jaywalking, no. But pedestrians yield to road traffic outside of marked crosswalks, as I stated earlier.


Right. I made that part up. :rolleyes:
Forum: Legal Affairs 16 February 2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
United Kingdom That is incorrect; it is actually about both....

That is incorrect; it is actually about both. Pedestrians can be charged with recklessness for not yielding to traffic.

Then you missed the most quotable part: "I won't be there when you cross...
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
Thank you for explaining the Green Cross Code...

Thank you for explaining the Green Cross Code campaign to me. :lol:

Surely if a pedestrian is supposed to yield to road traffic, doesn't, and is hit, it's not that difficult to figure out who is...
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
But they do mean that there is a law that people...

But they do mean that there is a law that people break all the time (except Lainie) and that is rarely if ever enforced. That seems like a bad thing.
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
Other countries seem to manage without jaywalking...

Other countries seem to manage without jaywalking laws.
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 09:21 PM
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Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
But you can cross without ROW. You just do it...

But you can cross without ROW. You just do it sensibly, and yield to traffic.
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
I guess I'm a rebel and I'll never ever be any...

I guess I'm a rebel and I'll never ever be any good.
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
Wouldn't it be more sensible to just prohibit...

Wouldn't it be more sensible to just prohibit crossing recklessly, thus allowing sensible adults to cross where they wish?
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
How do you know where crossing is and isn't...

How do you know where crossing is and isn't prohibited? I don't think I've ever seen a no crossing sign.

ETA: I might have misunderstood which one you were saying was very rare.

So basically,...
Forum: Legal Affairs 15 February 2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 124,310
Posted By Chloe
I've been here 27 years, and I still haven't...

I've been here 27 years, and I still haven't figured out what it means. Best guess is crossing the road except at a designated crosswalk. If that is the case, I can't leave my neighborhood on foot...
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