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Ask Our Lawyer – June 2019

by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services THE U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SERVES YOU WITH A SUBPOENA “COMMANDING” YOUR ATTENDANCE AT A TRIAL NEARLY 800 MILES AWAY – WHAT DO YOU DO? You’re sitting on your front porch minding your business … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – May 2019

by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services MIRACLE RIDE DAY – MILLIONS FOR THE KIDS – 6.5 MILLION SO FAR THE LARGEST CHARITY RIDE IN THE MIDWEST  They will come from everywhere.  Three thousand to five thousand bikes will roll into … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – April 2019

by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services MIDWESTERN ROULETTE – UNMARKED INTERSECTIONS AND 12 FOOT CORN -RULES While riding in the middle of nowhere in Indiana or Illinois or Ohio, you approach an intersection in mid-July.  What can be 12 … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – March 2019

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services JOSH AND THE MOTORCYCLE BRAKE LEVER – YOU WON’T BELIEVE IT This is one of the greatest motorcycle sagas ever. It was April 2015, that was the month Josh Witkowski almost … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – February 2019

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services  MIKE MEYER, the TEDDY ROOSEVELT of ABATE OF INDIANA, HAS PASSED – he carried a big stick and spoke softly.  Sadly, I write this on ABATE DAY at the Indiana … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – January 2019

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services   THEY WON’T LET YOU DO WHAT YOU WANT IN JAIL – ARGUING WITH COPS   Q.  I was stopped by a cop on my motorcycle. When I tried to … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – August 2018

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services  HERE IS THE REASON TO REMEMBER MY LAST ARTICLE ON GROUP RIDES Hi Rod, I’m sending this per our last conversation. This, if you recall, covers a crash on a … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – July 2018

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services  RULES TO FOLLOW ON AN ESCORTED CHARITY RIDE Escorted?  How do you know?  Many rides claim to be escorted but they are not.        Attend the safety briefing … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer – June 2018

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services LOSING YOUR RIDING NERVE? LIES, DAMNED LIES, AND STATISTICS As the old saying goes, never confuse fear with respect for your motorcycle. Some have said to me, “Rod, I am wondering … Continue reading

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Ask Our Lawyer August 2016

Ask Our Lawyer by Rod Taylor – ABATE Legal Services GARY SELLERS’ TIRE DOES NOT WORK WELL WITH ACID Long time ABATE member and a mover and shaker with the MRF shares his tire acid story with us.  On May … Continue reading

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