Who says a motorcycle show has to contain Concours-level machinery? Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and the 2012 One Motorcycle Show, sponsored by Bell, celebrates motorcycling in a rather unusual way. What sets the One Motorcycle Show apart from the rest is the variety of bikes and owners that participate. Held in […]
Motorcycle Helmet Violations Refunded
Your check is in the mail
The city of Myrtle Beach mailed out refunds to anyone who actually paid the fine for not wearing a motorcycle helmet from February 2009 to this summer after the state Supreme Court declared the law invalid. After hearing two lawsuits in February, the high court found that the city had superseded state law, therefore the helmet law was unconstitutional.
In total, 141 tickets were issued at $100 during the time the law was on the books, not only is the city refunding the full amount but also added interest on top depending on when the ticket was paid.