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San Francisco's Dangerous Policy on Unlicensed Drivers

Cobranut Wrote: Jan 13, 2013 9:57 AM
RIDICULOUS!! Enforce the dang LAW. My wife was without a drivers license for over TWO YEARS while USCIS held up her (legal) immigration. Guess what, SHE DIDN'T DRIVE! Yes, it was a pain in the rear, and expensive paying friends to shuttle her around, but the other option, BREAKING THE LAW, was NOT AN OPTION.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials detained Roberto Galo on Wednesday morning. Galo is a legal immigrant but an unlicensed driver who, on Nov. 16, 2010, took a left turn at Harrison and 16th streets in San Francisco. His car struck law student Drew Rosenberg. Witnesses later testified that Galo then backed over Rosenberg, who died.

The law student's father, Don Rosenberg of Westlake Village, Calif., has been waging a crusade ever since. He's angry at San Francisco's policy, announced by then-Mayor Gavin Newsom in 2009, that shielded unlicensed drivers from an automatic 30-day impoundment of their vehicles. He's furious that Galo...