Thread: F'ing idiots!!
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Old 10-07-2013, 11:40 AM   #19
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Originally Posted by rocker59 View Post
I firmly believe that the fine could be twice that and wouldn't make a difference, because using the devices is already illegal in many places, yet the police can't/won't enforce the laws that are in place...
I talked to a Folsom motorcycle cop last week and asked about cell phone tickets. He indicated that they write a lot of them every day and it's easy, because it only takes a few minutes to find another one deserving of a ticket. Much faster than writing speeding tickets, which they also apparently write a lot of.

So at least where I live, they are enforcing the cell phone law. But apparently it will take thousands of tickets before it makes a real difference.
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