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During Bike Week, a reminder that cyclists have a long way to go
During Bike Week, a reminder that cyclists have a long way to go

Anyone who pedals her bike on the road rightly expects to enjoy the full protection of the law. Tragically, the San Francisco district attorney’s decision this week not to press charges against a driver who was obviously — as in, there’s video evidence — at fault in a collision that killed a cyclist suggests that may be asking too much. KQED in San Francisco has the details of the case: “San Francisco prosecutors have declined to file a vehicular manslaughter charge against a big-rig driver who hit and killed a 24-year-old woman riding her bicycle to work in SoMa last summer — a case that led to an apology and promise of reform from Police Chief Greg...

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