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New Jersey Senate Approves Tougher Penalties For Talking, Texting While Driving

The state Senate approved the measure on a 38-0 vote Monday afternoon.


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NJ Senate Panel OKs Tougher Driver Cell Phone Law

The proposed bill would impose a graduated penalty system for violations of the state’s handsfree cell phone law.