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State law prohibits cell phone use while driving for many teens

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Cell phone use generally is a harmless habit for many people.  However, for some people cell phone use while driving may have serious consequences.

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State law prohibits drivers with an instruction permit or probationary license—which includes many teenagers—from using a cell phone except to report an emergency. A violation of this law costs $162.70 with four demerit points on a driver’s license, and a second violation with a year costs $200.50 with another four demerit points.

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