texting while driving http://tristatesradio.com en Police start enforcing texting while driving ban http://tristatesradio.com/post/police-start-enforcing-texting-while-driving-ban <p>In Illinois, it's illegal to talk on the phone while driving unless you're using bluetooth or another hands free device. You're never allowed to text while driving, yet some people can't seem to put down their phones.<br /> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:09:03 +0000 Raymond Simms 49564 at http://tristatesradio.com Police start enforcing texting while driving ban Cell Phones Could Be Banned for Illinois Motorists http://tristatesradio.com/post/cell-phones-could-be-banned-illinois-motorists <p>An Illinois legislator has introduced a proposal that would ban drivers from using their cell phones.&nbsp;</p><p>It&#39;s already illegal to text when you&#39;re behind the wheel, and some local ordinances only allow drivers to use hands-free devices for their phones.</p><p>Representative John D&#39;Amico (D-Chicago) wants to go beyond those limitations.&nbsp; He introduced a measure that would ban motorists from using mobile devices at all.</p> Sun, 22 Jan 2012 17:59:40 +0000 Rich Egger 9005 at http://tristatesradio.com Cell Phones Could Be Banned for Illinois Motorists