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Walking in the street to maintain a safe distance? It could be against the law

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

This has become a common site in some Portland neighborhoods as people seek space beyond sidewalks.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)


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Get Legal: Catch criminal behavior with an on-board camera

Friday, February 21st, 2020

“When he slowed the video down, Hank was shocked to see that the vehicle’s passenger held a knife in his outstretched hand.”

Hank Bosak had front and rear cameras on his bike when he was assaulted with a knife by a passing car user.
(Photos: Thomas, Coon, Newton & Frost)

This post by lawyers Chris Thomas and Ray Thomas is part of a paid promotional partnership with Thomas, Coon, Newton & Frost.

Sometimes video evidence is essential to holding dangerous road users accountable. The case of our client Hank Bosak illustrates this well. [Read more…]