New Revenue Shakedown: Texting While Walking

Texting while walking is now an offense in Fort Lee, NJ. Pedestrians can be injured and even killed if they don’t pay attention to where they are going. That’s why it isn’t too common to hear people cry for a law requiring pedestrians to pay attention to where they are going. If a person isn’t motivated enough to avoid injury or death, then why should a law with a penalty make any difference? But when there are opportunities to collect revenue, suddenly it makes sense to prohibit texting Read more […]