Wed., March 20, 2013 9:05am
An all-teen board appointed by Georgia's governor wants harsher penalties for teens who violate the state's law that bans drivers from texting and using smartphones while on the road. Members of the Governor's Commission on Teen Driving on Monday presented recommendations to Georgia lawmakers and other road safety stakeholders.
Wed., December 12, 2012 11:00am
A judge has ordered a new trial in a manslaughter case because a juror sent text messages during the trial to the victim's brother. Superior Court Judge D. Jay Stewart said the communication warranted a new trial.
Thu., June 28, 2012 1:22pm
The system will send information on the three nearest locations. Parents can also call 2-1-1, the United Way's helpline, for site locations.
Thu., June 7, 2012 12:20pm
Health officials say more than half of high school seniors admit they text or email while driving. That's from the first government statistics on how common the dangerous habit is in teens.
Thu., June 10, 2010 2:02pm
Enforcement of Georgia’s new law banning texting while driving will be a new challenge for police officers statewide.
Thu., March 18, 2010 6:22pm
Texting while behind the wheel would be banned under a bill that unanimousl
Tue., January 19, 2010 3:22pm
A ban on texting while driving is under consideration at the state capitol.
Mon., August 10, 2009 10:45am
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