By SKYLA HENDRICKS
According to an article published by CNN, only 10 to 12 percent of people would be categorized as being “addicted” to their smart phones. While this is a relatively small percentage of the American population, it is fair to say that most Americans with access to smart phones are overusing them.
Looking around the classroom, the movie theatre, a restaurant or any other public place it is always easy to spot at least one person with a phone in hand; today, our society has become accustomed to sending a text rather than calling or talking face-to-face.
Laws and rules affect college students in many ways, from the classroom syllabus to getting arrested for not-so-brilliant weekend decisions.
In these first few months 2009, several laws have been passed by the Virginia General Assembly that will surely have …