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    Ontario looks to jump on and expand cell ban bandwagon

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty appears to have changed his mind and now thinks banning cell phones for drivers is a good idea.

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    SPECIAL REPORT: Ont dials 118; but push-to-talk still unclear

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    QUEEN’S PARK — Dialing while driving will be a punishable offence in Ontario probably as early as this fall, but it seems truckers will catch some breaks.

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    B.C. answers the cell ban call

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    VICTORIA — Drivers in B.C. will have financial reasons to make switching to hands-free cell phones a New Year’s resolution.

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    OTA seeks clarification of cell phone ban’s scope

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — Introduction of legislation banning the use of cell phones while driving in Ontario, may or may not have an impact on truckers, and the Ontario Trucking Association is eager to find out.

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    Saskatchewan jumps on the ban-wagon

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    REGINA — Saskatchewan has added itself to the list of provinces hanging up on distracted driving, but they won’t be cutting the chord on CB radios.