The texting-while-driving ban has only been in place in Florida since October 1, but some legislators are ready to give it some more teeth.
A South Florida legislator wants to strengthen the state’s new texting while driving ban.
Doctors 2 parents: Limit kids’ tweeting, texting & keep smartphones, laptops out of bedrooms. #goodluckwiththat.
Smartphones have become a major part of many people’s everyday lives. More and more smartphone owners use their devices to text, email, and surf the web throughout the day. Now, some people have started using them in their sleep.
The state attorney’s office has pulled a plea deal that had been offered to a Florida teenager accused of having sex with her underage girlfriend. Kaitlyn Hunt, 18, was also arrested again Monday for allegedly violating her pretrial release.
Police in South Miami are warning residents about cell phone snatchings.
A proposed statewide ban on texting while driving may have been run off the road in the state legislature.
A ban on texting while driving in the state of Florida is another step closer to becoming reality.
A ban on texting while driving in the state of Florida has gained new traction in Tallahassee as a House panel passed a bill creating a statewide ban.
It’s dangerous and in many cases deadly. But Florida has no law against texting and driving. Today the legislature took a first step toward changing that, as one of many bills forbidding texting and driving went before a House Sub-Committee. CBS4’s Vanessa Borge talks to one of the local politicians trying to change the law… and then headed to the Homestead Speedway to put distracted driving to the test.