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Depends on where you are riding it. If you stay in bikeparks and backyards it's OK, but if you ride it in traffic you have to have brakes.

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Q: Is not having brakes on a bike illegal in Ohio?
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Is it illegal to ride abike with no brakes?

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Is it legal to ride a pocket bike on the sidewalk in Columbus Ohio?

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