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Alabama's No Texting While Driving Law: Alabama's State Wide New Texting While Driving Ban

Attention!! As of August 1st , 2012...


   Starting August 1, 2012, text messaging while driving (along with emailing or instant messaging as well) will be illegal in the state of Alabama. Alabama has become the 38th state to ban texting while driving. Adult drivers are allowed to use handheld cell phones in the state for talking or voice messaging but teens are not allowed. With the new ban even users of any form of navigational aids whom use or edit their destination while driving or in motion of a motor vehicle are also subject to the fines.

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