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Hawaii News | Lee Cataluna

Schlep along all you want, kids, but not in the road

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    The electronic devices pedestrian safety law goes into effect on Oahu on Oct. 25. Perhaps it will save lives. Perhaps it will save time. Perhaps it will just give drivers another reason to want to roll down their windows and yell at the ambling, shuffling cellphone zombies, “Watch where you’re going! And hurry up!”

When Honolulu’s new “distracted pedestrian” law was passed earlier this summer, it seemed so … parental. Do we really need the threat of citations and fines to remind us to look where we’re going when we cross the street? Read more

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