Texting While Driving Ban Goes Into Effect Thursday
If you text while driving after midnight Thursday, you will be in violation of the law. Governor Granholm signed the bill into law in April, and it takes affect on July 1st. State Police they'll be adding the offense to the kinds of things they'll be looking for as the July 4th weekend looms. John McGowan and Photojournalist Ben Talarico have more on the new law, and the alternatives, drivers have to texting.