Fines Begin for Cell Phone Violators
POSTED: Saturday, May 1, 2010 - 7:32pm
UPDATED: Monday, August 16, 2010 - 10:10am
El Paso - Violators of El Paso's new cell phone ordinance now face a $114 fine.
The city's grace period for violators has officially ended.
Many drivers are heading off potential penalties with bluetooth and hands-free devices for their vehicles.
City leaders enacted the cell phone ban because of overwhelming evidence that distracted driving causes accidents.
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