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First Anniversary of New York's Cell Phone Ban
By Alessandra Messore
New York – November 1st marks the one year anniversary of a law that bans motorists from using a hand held cellular device while driving.
A spokesman for New York State police, Troop D, says officers have seen a marked decline in drivers on cell phones.
The New York State police say at least 16,000 motorists have been ticketed for cell phone violations.