Posted by | February 15, 2013 13:17 | Filed under: Top Stories

Pedestrians would be banned from texting, reading and browsing the Internet while crossing the street according to a proposed bill.

The bill makes exceptions for uses concerning medical emergencies, safety hazards and reporting criminal activity. Public employees and contractors responding to an emergency are also immune to the restrictions…

First offenses would result in a written warning, with second and third offenses incurring $100 and $250 fines.

By: Alan

Alan Colmes is the publisher of Liberaland.