Texting While Driving

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11:09 am
Mon March 10, 2014

Patrol: 273 Citations Given Under Ohio Texting Ban

The State Highway Patrol says more than 270 citations have been given to drivers for texting or using a cellphone behind the wheel in violation of Ohio law since the statewide texting ban took effect about a year ago. 

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12:19 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Texting While Walking Nearly As Dangerous As Texting While Driving

An Ohio State University study shows walking and texting is nearly as dangerous as texting and driving.

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7:13 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Texting While Driving Law Kicks In

A six month grace period has ended, and the Ohio law banning texting-while-driving takes full effect today.

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12:34 pm
Tue February 26, 2013

Billboards A Reminder About Texting While Driving Law

Billboards sponsored by Triple-A are reminding drivers about the state's new ban on texting while driving.

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9:25 am
Tue October 9, 2012

UA Bans Texting While Driving

Upper Arlington City Council last night approved a measure banning texting while driving.

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9:52 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Texting Ban Takes Effect Friday - Part Two

Ohio's ban on texting while driving takes effect today.

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9:46 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Texting Ban Takes Effect Friday - Part One

A state law passed in the spring takes effect on Friday, making Ohio the 39th state to ban texting while driving.

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