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Study: Nearly 10 Percent Of Washington Drivers Text On Roads

Researchers say more than 8 percent of drivers in Washington state are distracted by electronic devices, including many who are actively texting on the roadway.

CBS Seattle–09/09/2013

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Oregon Juror Jailed For Texting During Trial

A judge in Oregon noticed an unexpected glow on a juror’s chest while the courtroom lights were dimmed during video evidence in an armed-robbery trial.


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Texting While Driving Ban Dies In House Committee

A South Dakota House committee has killed a bill that would have banned texting while driving despite sometimes-tearful testimony from people whose loved ones have been killed in texting-related wrecks.