Top 3 Things You Should Know about Cell Phone and Texting Laws (Tue Tip)

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Planning on driving out of your home state for the holidays? Perhaps you’re flying somewhere, and have a rental car with your name on it?

Before you go, be sure you know the following:

1. Does the state you are in ban handheld cell phones while driving?

2. Does the state you are in ban texting while driving?

3. Is a violation of cell phone/texting laws a primary enforcement?

[That is, can an officer pull you over and cite you for using a handheld cell phone without any other traffic offense taking place?]

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Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Criminal Law Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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