Great Idea: 'Cumulative' Dog Bite Penalties

Cordovas Off the Hook Again UPDATE 05/14/08: The latest dog attack was dismissed against the Cordovas. Four dog bites have now been attributed to this family; no charges ever delivered. There is no law for cumulative dog bites, meaning you need to have one dog -- the same dog -- bite twice before criminal charges can be pursued. This brings to mind a recent quote from Kenneth Phillips when discussing Virginia State law. When commenting on the "one bite free" component to the law… [Read full blog post]