UPDATE 1-California to drivers: Drop the cell phone, dude

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(Adds amount of fines for cell phone ticket, paragraph 10) By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES, June 26 (Reuters) - Next week California will try to wrest cell phones from the hands of drivers, telling everyone from movie starlets and dot-com millionaires to surfers and soccer moms that conversations behind the wheel must be on a headset. Several U.S. states and some two dozen countries around the world already have restrictions on mobile phones while driving but now such a law has come to ...

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