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5 Used-Car Lots Shut Down For Trafficking Stolen Cars, Auto Parts

Investigations found suspicious transactions by dealers, such as trying to obtain clean titles for salvage vehicles.

CBS Detroit–05/28/2015

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 22:  A pro-life activist holds a sign in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as he participates in the annual "March for Life" event January 22, 2009 in Washington, DC. The event was to mark the anniversary of the 1973 Roe v Wade Supreme Court abortion ruling.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Michigan Senate Passes ‘Choose Life’ License Plate Option

An amendment was rejected that would have given the money to the Department of Human Services’ effort to lower infant mortality rates.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2015

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Tired Of Waiting At The Secretary Of State Office? Service Lets You Set Appointment Ahead Of Time

Customers who use the service will receive a phone call or text message with an estimated wait time when they’re about to called.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2015

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Gunmen Smash Through Front Of Secretary Of State Office, Steal ATM

The search is on for whoever crashed through the front of a Secretary of State office after firing a barrage of bullets in the parking lot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2014

Workers board broken window at a Secretary of State's office in Dearborn. (WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Thieves Make Way With ATM At Secretary Of State Office In Dearborn

Although the sign outside the office offers access to an ATM – thieves decided to make a withdrawal that shut down the business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2014

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State Gives Up Fight Over ‘WAR SUX’ License Plate

The state of Michigan has agreed to settle a lawsuit over a restrictive policy on personalized license plates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2014

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Michigan Paid $85M To Settle Lawsuits In 2013

Of 71 lawsuits that ended with the state paying, 27 — more than a third — came from Michigan’s Corrections Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2014

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson demonstrates her office's new time-saving technology.  (credit: Michigan Secretary of State's Office)

New Service To Reduce Waiting Time At Secretary of State

It’s good news for Michigan motorists who are tired of waiting in long lines at the Secretary of State office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2014

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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

Investigation Sought Of Non-Citizen Voting In Michigan

The Secretary of State has asked the state Attorney General’s office to investigate 10 people who aren’t U.S. citizens but have voted in past Michigan elections.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2013