Media Coverage on SB 5226: Driving While License Suspended

Washington should not suspend driver’s licenses for unpaid fines and fees.

This is a list of local and national media coverage on the ACLU of Washington's work regarding driving while license suspended.

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Article or News Piece

The Seattle Times

ACLU sues over Washington suspending licenses of people who can’t pay traffic fines

Clark County Today

Prosecutor’s office in Vancouver to offer diversion to most people charged with driving while suspended

My Edmonds News

Edmonds police issue new orders: No more criminal charges for 3rd-degree driving while license suspended

Detroit Free Press

Michigan lawmakers pass bills to curb license suspensions for unpaid fines and fees

The Appeal

New York Ends a Punishment That Traps People in Poverty


Timothy Kaufman-Osborn: ACLU lawsuit aims to protect the vulnerable

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