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NJ Law: Text A Driver And You’re Just As Liable For Accidents

  • U.S.
  • 08.29.13 03:22 PM EDT

New Jersey is taking "Don't Text & Drive" to the next level. It's now officially illegal in the Garden State to knowingly text someone who's behind the wheel. The details in how to prove such knowledge are still murky, but lawmakers probably hope the liability will be a deterrent.