Green Light Law
A protester holds a sign as members of the state Assembly speak in favor of legislation of the Green Light Bill/AP Photo
WBEN Newsroom
December 14, 2019 - 8:28 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — A law that will allow New Yorkers to get driver’s licenses without having to prove they are in the country legally weathered a second court challenge Friday, days before its enactment. A federal district judge ruled against Rensselaer County Clerk Frank Merola, saying he...
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Tom Puckett
July 09, 2019 - 6:45 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns has filed a lawsuit against Governor Cuomo, Attorney General Tish James and DMV Commissioner Mark Schroeder over the Green Light Law. READ: Complete Court Filing READ: Complete Court Filing Media Folder: Media Root Kearns says the bill, which...
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Matt Moran
June 26, 2018 - 4:48 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns is calling on the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles to fix a significant mistke with its license renewal notifcations. Clerk Kearns says the NYS DMV is not alerting drivers of the proper document that are required for a Real ID or an...
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