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Originally Posted by mikeedmo
Just a quick note to affirm the recommendation to obey the law enforcement officer. If you refuse to obey an order by the LEO you can be arrested on the spot and booked into the county jail and things don't get sorted out till they make it to the State Attorney's Office for resolution. The legislation is a major victory for us but regardless of whether we're on a boat, in a car or on a side-walk, if a cop tells you to do something do it, and if you're the only "witness" and you start demanding information from the officer you could be setting yourself up for what they call a "little street justice."
"You can beat the rap...but you can't beat the ride."
Also in this instance, you could have a copy of 7175 in your hand and unknowingly be 100% wrong as to where it is applicable.
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