It was an emotional day in Annapolis for the family of a 5-year-old boy killed in a distracted driving accident. Monday, Governor Martin O’Malley signed Jake’s Law.
Supporters of a law that would strengthen the punishments for distracted driving accidents are urging Maryland lawmakers to pass the bill before time runs out in the General Assembly.
The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to increase penalties for distracted driving.
The negligence of texting while driving could carry stricter penalties as Jake’s Law moves through the General Assembly.
A heartbroken Maryland mother pushes for change in Annapolis. Three years after losing her young son to a texting-related crash, she made an emotional appeal to toughen up Maryland’s distracted driving laws.
A life saving effort is underway to convince people not to text or use cell phones while driving.