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House panel backs tougher texting law

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A House of Delegates committee has endorsed legislation cracking down on texting while driving. Texting while driving is already punishable by a $20 fine, but it's a secondary offense. That means police can only write a ticket if they stop the motorist for another violation. The House Courts of Justice Committee approved a bill Friday that would increase the fine to $250...

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