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Old 2008-11-20, 09:00   Link #2265
felix
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Join Date: Dec 2005
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Anh_Minh View Post
Here, a driver is by law required to be in control of his vehicle at all time, so as to not get into accidents even if the pedestrians around him - or the other drivers - are clumsy idiots. Of course, the law isn't applied blindly and I doubt you'd be punished if someone throws himself under your wheels. But, on its own, "the guy was jaywalking" is not an excuse for failing to avoid him.
Did I accidently suggest otherwise?
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