Legal Advice: Biking Under the Influence

The degree to which you can find yourself in legal trouble for cycling while intoxicated varies depending on where you are. In some places, bicyclists cannot be charged under a particular state’s DUI law.

Brendan Kevenides has a blog called The Chicago Bicycle Advocate where he answers questions and offers legal advice specifically for cyclists. As cyclists, we find a lot of misinformation about our rights and responsibilities. There’s nothing like a cold beer after a long ride. What happens if you have one too many? Kevenides addresses this in the article Biking Under The Influence.

Know your rights. Keep partying, just be safe.

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