Questions and AnswersCategory: Texting and Driving QuestionsIs texting and driving illegal?
Jim Ramirez Staff asked 9 months ago

Is texting and driving illegal?

Texting and driving is illegal in almost every state. In some states, it’s considered a serious crime, while in others it’s merely a light traffic violation. To highlight, Alaska has a fine of up to $10,000 and up to a year in prison, while California has a fine of only $20 per offense.

Texting and driving bans by state

texting and driving laws by state

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