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Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Turn off the phones

Posted By on Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 7:27 AM

Mark it down. The U.S. will eventually join the rest of the civilized world and enact bans on use of cell phones — hand-held or not — while driving. Mark it down also that, as with seatbelt rules, Arkansas will bring up the rear in enacting common-sense legislation on the subject.

Even the half-measure to limit hand-held phone use in school zones went nowhere with the Arkansas legislature.

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