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Last week, Los Angeles Superior Court judge William Highberger sided with the state’s independent truck drivers, who were one of the first groups to defiantly flip a middle finger at California lawmakers over their shifty new “gig worker” law. According to Judge Highberger, the state can’t tell them what to do because “they are subject …

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A fight had broken out outside of a Denver Uber driver’s car on Saturday, and the driver exited his vehicle to help separate the fight. Upon doing so, his vehicle was then stolen by a woman, Meagan Osgood, and she wrecked the man’s car while driving it through a nearby yard. The car thief was …

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On June 28 2015, an UBER driver stopped his car to pick up a passenger and ended up shooting the man after allegedly being attacked and choked. The incident occurred in Clear Water, Florida. According to The Tampa Tribune, 74-year-old UBER driver Steven Rayow stopped to pick up 60-year-old Marc Gregory Mermel around 10 pm. An …

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On Wednesday, an Uber driver in Queens was robbed by a man who allegedly got in his car, pointed a rifle at him, and demanded his money. This incident took place just two weeks after Uber formally changed its gun policy by banning drivers from possessing firearms for self-defense. It comes less than a week since Uber …

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Here’s why I won’t be using Uber, EVER! If you are excited about free market, capitalism, and if you were applauding the innovation and creativity of the Uber ride sharing idea, here’s the best reason there is to NOT use their service. UBER IS ANTI GUN! Yep, that’s right. They just changed their policy to …

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Uber has banned any carry of firearms in vehicles using its app, though the policy has no force of law. The only penalty for violating the policy is that a user may lose the ability to use Uber software in the future. From ap.org: Uber Technologies says it is banning firearms of any kind during …

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An NYPD officer is under investigation after he was caught on a hidden camera (held by a passenger) ranting like mad at an Uber driver. The unnamed plainclothes officer reportedly stopped the driver after the driver honked at him for trying to park on the street and blocking his way to a green light. The …

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