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Checking a paper map or fiddling with an in car navigation device is okay, but holding a smartphone with a navigation app running is illegal in California.

Smartphone Maps Illegal While Driving but Paper Maps are Okay in California

In recent years, some states have been putting harsher laws in place to curb drivers talking on their cellphones or text messaging while operating their vehicles. Most of us agree that those practices are dangerous but what about using your smartphone for a map? A recent court case in California […]