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Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Texting laws catch on elsewhere
The truckers' magazine Land Line reports that 32 states soon will be enforcing laws against texting while driving. The newest are Indiana and North Dakota. So what is it with Florida? A big handful of our lawmakers have offered anti-texting bills over the past three or four years. Few emerged from committee. Come to think of it, this year few bills of any kind were passed.