Distracted Driving

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Cities including Meridian, Pocatello, Idaho Falls, Hailey and Ketchum already have bans on using electronic devices while driving. But starting Wednesday, it will be illegal to use devices when behind the wheel everywhere in the state.

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The City of Boise has joined a number of other Idaho communities to ban the use of hand-held devices while driving.


Idaho’s texting while driving law could soon be expanded to include all handheld cell phone use, as well as a lot of other distractions, too.