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David Silverman, president of American Atheists. he was briefly denied his request for a vanity license plate reading 'ATHE1ST' but New Jersey has since overruled the worker who labeled it offiensive. (credit: Twitter/David Silverman)

N.J. To Allow ‘ATHE1ST’ License Plate After Worker Labeled It ‘Offensive’

The Motor Vehicle Commission said Thursday a clerk had wrongly told David Silverman of New Jersey-based American Atheists Inc. he couldn’t use the word on his plate.

08/29/2013

Lines outside the Motor Vehicles office off Route 46 in Wayne on July 11, 2011 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Pastafarian Refuses To Take Off Pasta Strainer At New Jersey MVC

A New Jersey man warranted a call to police earlier this month, after he refused to take a pasta strainer off his head for a driver’s license photo on the grounds that it was his religious right as a Pastafarian.

02/20/2013

School Bus (file/credit: CBS 2)

MVC Report: Nearly Half Of NJ’s School Buses Fail Inspections

The report showed 47 percent of buses failed and had to be taken off the road while an additional 12 percent failed for minor items that do not affect safety and need only be repaired within 30 days.

10/19/2012

FILE - A sample of a New Jersey driver's licence (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

NJ MVC: Don’t Say ‘Cheese’ For Your Driver’s License Photo

There usually aren’t many smiles from folks in line at a New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission office.

09/20/2012

Lines outside the Motor Vehicles office off Route 46 in Wayne on July 11, 2011 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

New Jersey MVC Computers Crash As Extended Hours Go Into Effect

A computer outage at New Jersey’s 39 Motor Vehicle Commission agencies added to the stress and frustrations of drivers who were already dealing with long lines and wait times.

07/11/2011

Generic - people waiting in line (credit: AP)

Union County Assemblyman Joe Cryan Wants To Decrease Wait Times At MVC Offices

Waiting 15 minutes or less at motor vehicle offices is the goal of a bill introduced by Union County Assemblyman Joe Cryan.

05/25/2011

Generic Car-SUV File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

No Word On Cause Of N.J. DMV Camera Glitch

The Motor Vehicles Commission said the cameras connecting to Trenton were down.

01/01/2011

Generic Car-SUV File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Keeps 2 Motor Vehicle Offices Open After All

The state said it can keep open the MVC stations in Cherry Hill and West Deptford because of savings from closing three others. The closed offices are in Bridgeton, Elizabeth and Wyckoff.

12/01/2010