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Driver who killed Dublin cyclist charged with murder

Cody Hall, 18, ordered held without bond

The Pleasanton teen who ran down and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road on June 9 had his charges elevated to murder and was taken into custody in court Wednesday morning.

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Posted by cyclist too
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:03 pm

[removed] Great job PPD and DA for doing the right thing with the murder charge. [removed]


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Posted by No Surprise
a resident of Foothill Farms
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:09 pm

Perhaps a reckless indifference to human life and those around him is considered an intent to kill? [Removed because it was unsubstantiated hearsay]


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Posted by Suzy
a resident of Amador Estates
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:34 pm

Wow.


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Posted by Cycle
a resident of Dublin
on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:50 pm

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff as irrelevant to this thread.)


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Posted by founder
a resident of Bonde Ranch
on Aug 15, 2013 at 9:25 am

founder is a registered user.

An appropriate charge, glad to see that the DA is taking this seriously, now they just have to articulately lay out the past behaviors that led to this tragic event. I would also hope that others begin to understand that whether they agree with our laws or not, they as citizens are bound to comply. Bicycles and motor vehicles must share the roads, and this goes both ways for the cyclists and motor vehicles.


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