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Now that's Justice!

A court in PA has declared that horses are not vehicles for purposes of drunk driving laws and other vehicular law.

From the wire:
Justice Michael Eakin, who is fond of writing rhyming opinions, summed up the lone dissent with two stanzas mimicking the theme song of "Mister Ed" -- a 1960s TV sitcom about a talking horse:

"A horse is a horse, of course, of course/but the Vehicle Code does not divorce/its application from, perforce/a steed as my colleagues said/ 'It's not vague,' I'll say until I'm hoarse/and whether a car, a truck or horse/this law applies with equal force/and I'd reverse instead."
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