court cases http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/2774/all en Confiskated! 71-Year-Old Skater Who Had His Rollerblades Taken by the Cops Gets Day in Court http://roadskater.net/confiskated-71-year-old-skater-who-had-his-rollerblades-taken-cops-gets-day-court <p> He might be a danger to himself, or not, but it's sad to see one of us old guys have his wheels taken by the Police. This retired double-pusher (see photo) might be exposing a shock of white hair, but he seems under control. I don't know the facts, but the quotes are good... </p> <blockquote> <p> The 71-year-old will now have to prove he is not a hazard to pedestrians where he skates in Southport, Merseyside.  </p></blockquote> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Southport</span>, <span class="region">Sefton</span> <div class="country-name">United Kingdom</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="53.647304">53° 38' 50.2944" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-3.007330">3° 0' 26.388" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.co.uk?q=%2C+Southport%2C+%2C+uk" target="_blank">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Ormskirk</span>, <span class="region">Lancashire</span> <div class="country-name">United Kingdom</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="53.566520">53° 33' 59.472" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-2.886891">2° 53' 12.8076" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.co.uk?q=%2C+Ormskirk%2C+%2C+uk" target="_blank">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/confiskated-71-year-old-skater-who-had-his-rollerblades-taken-cops-gets-day-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/confiskated-71-year-old-skater-who-had-his-rollerblades-taken-cops-gets-day-court#comments Roadskater.net 2009 British confiscated court cases England (ENG) UK police skaters skating Southport UK United Kingdom (GBR) (UK) (UKM) outdoors http://roadskater.net/crss/node/912 53.647304 -3.007330 53.566520 -2.886891 Tue, 10 Feb 2009 02:08:19 +0000 roadskater 912 at http://roadskater.net