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The new ban on texting and driving in Florida went into effect on October 1, 2013. The law however lacks much teeth when it comes to enforcement. Under the new law you cannot be stopped for only texting and driving, you must be stopped for another violation first. So apparently you can go ahead and...

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Don’t Text and Drive

Study: Texting while driving now leading cause of death for teen drivers Newsday McClatchyTribune Thursday, May 9, 2013 4:30am NEW YORK — Texting while driving has become a greater hazard than drinking and driving among teenagers who openly acknowledge sending and reading text messages while behind...

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Dont Text and Drive Bill Passes Fla Senate

The Florida Senate has passed a texting while driving bill outlawing texting while driving and sent the bill to the house for approval. The bill was sponsored by Sen. Nancy Detert, R-Venice. Known as SB52, the bill was approved by a 36 to 0 vote and will make texting while driving a secondary violation,...

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Pinellas Park Chamber Country in the Park Event

We had a great turn out this past Saturday at the Pinellas Park Chamber in the Park event. Approximately 20,000 people turned out to meet and mingle with other businesses at this annual event.  Our "Dont Text and Drive" campaign was a big hit and we gave out hundreds of bumper stickers. ...

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Tampa Bay Times Article Still in the news, "Don't Text and Drive"  not gaining ground in Tallahassee, but we are still educating the public. Get your free "Don't Text and Drive" bumper sticker, cell phone sticker, and cell phone wall paper at our web site http://www.yourstpetelawyers.com or...

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Washington – A federal safety board called Tuesday for a nationwide ban on the use of cell phones and text messaging devices while driving. The recommendation is the most far-reaching yet by the National Transportation Safety Board, which in the past 10 years has increasingly sought to limit...

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