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In CA you can. Other states I don't know. In most states you can only get a ticket if you are under the age of 13 and without a bike helmet, but again, this varies between states.

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Most definetely. Not wearing a helmet while riding a bike (either motorized or not) is very dangerous and can easily result in serious, debilatiting injury, if not death.

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