I thought you would enjoy a quick update on my run in with the LAW! Remember, I sent an email to the chief of police in Buchanan, MI about being pulled over for riding 2-abreast and it being perfectly legal. I received a reply from one of the deputies as follows [If you can't read the emails, just click on the picture to make it larger...]:
He TOTALLY missed it! I copied the exact law and a link to it in my original email, and he fully misread the law. It plainly states that you can legally ride NO MORE THAN 2-abreast. So, I did my best to be kind and respectful in a reply email as follows:
On Monday, I got an email from Chief Marx saying:
So all you Michiganders can now thank me for helping the Buchanan Police Department understand the laws of this state. Feel free to ride 2-abreast in Buchanan or anywhere in the state!