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Interfering with the police. I think that is illegal in all states.
Same in Spain and New Zealand.

Not really enforced, but there are some every now and then who gets a ticket for it... flashing lights to give the heads-up about a Check-Point ahead will get you a ticket if you are spotted doing it. Near both ends of the Check-Points usually there are a couple plain chase-cars... they will get you if you do that or do an obvious U-Turn to avoid going through the VCP.

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Same in Spain and New Zealand.

Not really enforced, but there are some every now and then who gets a ticket for it... flashing lights to give the heads-up about a Check-Point ahead will get you a ticket if you are spotted doing it. Near both ends of the Check-Points usually there are a couple plain chase-cars... they will get you if you do that or do an obvious U-Turn to avoid going through the VCP.

Yes, I have seen that at drunk checkpoints in the past. Have not seen one of those in years, I think they may have decided they were unconstitutional.
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Gettysburg PA will issue a parking ticket for each bike parked in a metered space with an expired meter. Not 1 ticket for one space, but one ticket for each bike in the space. I could see a ticket on 1 bike, for 1 space, but 3 tickets for 1 space? No. That's what I call robbery by the civil authority. I'll never go back there.
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