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Stricter Drunken Boating Laws Take Effect This Spring

The drunken boating laws are among several signed in recent months that will launch new programs or have other implications for Michigan residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

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Detroit’s New Parking Meters Will Utilize Your Car’s License Plate

Detroit Chief Operations Officer Gary Brown explained to City Council on Monday that the city’s old parking meter system was in dire need of update.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2015

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Michigan Redesigns License Plate After Complaints

The old plates were issued in August 2013 and were voted the world’s best license plates by the Automobile License Plate Collectors Association.

CBS Detroit–10/13/2014


New License Plate Launched To Target Breast Cancer

The screening program is available to women in underserved populations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2014

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Man Caught With Drugs Wins Appeal Over Tow Ball

There is nothing illegal about a tow ball blocking a clear view of a license plate, the Michigan appeals court ruled, breaking new legal ground in a state where thousands of motorists use hitches to haul boats and trailers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2014

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License Plate – Denied!

Should this woman be allowed to get this plate?

97.1 The Ticket–04/21/2014

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ACLU Sues On Behalf Of Ann Arbor Man Over ‘WARSUX’ License Plate

David Devarti of Ann Arbor says he paid for the plate, only to get a letter in the mail from the Secretary of State saying that he couldn’t use it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2013

Activist Sues After Anti-War License Plate Is Rejected

A Washtenaw County man is suing the state over its refusal to grant a license plate that says “WAR SUX.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2013

About-Face: State Issues ‘Infidel’ Plate To Iraq War Vet

State officials say they’ve defused a controversy and issued a personalized license plate to an Upper Peninsula man who wanted to use a variation of the word “infidel.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2013

Lawmakers hold a "life-size" version of the new Ducks Unlimited license plate. (Credit:

Snyder OKs Michigan License Plate For Ducks Unlimited

The bills signed Wednesday will let drivers buy a “Ducks Unlimited” plate with proceeds going to the Michigan chapter of the wetlands and waterfowl conservation organization.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2013