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Right of way

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York’s highest court upheld New York City’s “ Right of Way” law as constitutional in a suit brought by a truck driver and bus driver who were cited under the law for killing a pedestrian and a bicyclist, respectively, who had the right of way. The city may enact ordinances criminalizing conduct against the public welfare even if such conduct does not involve conscious wrongdoing.

Read the ruling here.

Categories / Appeals, Briefs, Criminal

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