County Clerks Lukewarm on Driver's License Issuance

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh County clerks in Kentucky appear lukewarm to the idea of taking over the issuance of state driver’s licenses from circuit court clerks. Currently, to get a driver’s license, you go to your local circuit court clerk’s office. But circuit clerks primarily deal with court matters. County clerks, on the… Continue reading County Clerks Lukewarm on Driver's License Issuance

Teenage Drivers in Indiana Face New Restrictions

Teenage drivers in Indiana will be under a new set of laws effective Wednesday. July 1st marks the start of new graduated driver’s license regulations in the Hoosier State. Bureau of Motor Vehicles spokesperson Dennis Rosebrough says the rules will affect who can ride with new teen drivers. “For the first 180 days, they must… Continue reading Teenage Drivers in Indiana Face New Restrictions

Indiana Bans Smiling, Glasses in Photo IDs

Indiana residents who get a new driver’s license – or renew their old one – are no longer allowed to wear prescription glasses or smile in their photo. BMV spokesperson Dennis Rosebrough says it’s necessary because the state recently began using new facial recognition software to combat ID fraud. “Because it looks at the permanent… Continue reading Indiana Bans Smiling, Glasses in Photo IDs