Woman Sues To Use Wife’s Name On SC Driver License

A woman who says South Carolina officials refused to let her use her wife’s family name on her driver’s license has filed a federal lawsuit, another in a string of recent cases challenging the state’s same-sex marriage ban.


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Transgender Teen To Sue SC Over License Photo

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An organization that supports transgender rights is planning to sue South Carolina after the state wouldn’t issue a driver’s license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup. The […]


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Written Tests Now Required Of Fewer NC Drivers

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory says his administration is making it easier for citizens with out-of-state or recently expired North Carolina driver’s licenses to get a new permit. The governor and transportation officials […]


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McCrory Thinks Going To NC DMV Should Be Less Of A Chore

Gov. Pat McCrory doesn’t like the long wait times at Division of Motor Vehicles office and has pledged to make getting a North Carolina driver’s license or plate less of a chore.


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NC DMV Considers Changes To Driver’s License Tests

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Officials at North Carolina’s Division of Motor Vehicles are considering changes, some designed to reduce wait times at license offices. WFAE reported ( the average wait time is 20 minutes to […]


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High Court Says Driver Records Protected

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says lawyers may not obtain personal information from state driver license records to recruit clients for lawsuits. The justices voted 5-4 Monday in favor of South Carolina residents who […]

CBS Charlotte–06/17/2013

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NC Scraps Proposed Pink-Striped License For Some

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina said Thursday it is abandoning its plan to issue pink-striped driver’s licenses to certain illegal immigrants, beset by mounting criticism of the specially designed IDs. The state learned that […]

CBS Charlotte–03/22/2013

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NC Driver License Offices To Begin Saturday Hours

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is trying to make it easier for motorists to take care of their business. DMV offices in Greenville, north Raleigh and west Charlotte are the […]

CBS Charlotte–03/04/2013

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McCrory Approves Of Illegal Immigrant Licenses

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says he supports issuing distinctively marked drivers licenses to some illegal immigrants. McCrory told The Associated Press Monday he signed off on what he called the […]

CBS Charlotte–02/26/2013

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Illegal Immigrants To Have ‘NO LAWFUL STATUS’ Posted On Driver’s License

A new North Carolina driver’s license set to be issued to some illegal immigrants has a bright pink stripe and the bold words “NO LAWFUL STATUS,” raising concerns about whether the design will brand those who show it.




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