Driving while texting will be the next thing that could be outlawed:
Los Angeles Times
By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
August 22, 2008
SACRAMENTO — Everyone knows not to get caught DWI, but tech-savvy drivers may soon be outlawed from engaging in DWT — driving while texting.
Trying to keep pace with advances in technology, a divided state Senate approved a measure Thursday that would outlaw text messaging by motorists in California.
The measure now goes to the governor, who has said he will not sign any bills until the Legislature approves a budget. Read more.