INDIANAPOLIS - A Marion County judge has ordered the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles to resume issuing personalized license plates, but that doesn't mean the agency will start doing so anytime soon.
BMV spokesman Josh Gillespie said the local judge has denied the state's request to stay a ruling that ordered it to resume selling vanity plates.
The BMV had suspended the plates' sales after a police officer sued the agency for revoking his license plate that read "OINK."
Judge James Osborn found the BMV violated the police officer's freedom of speech and also found the BMV's rules for issuing the plates unconstitutional.
Gillespie said Wednesday that the bureau also asked the Indiana Supreme Court for a stay the same day it notified the top court it will appeal Osborn's ruling.
Police: Man exposed himself to Columbus woman
A Nashville, Ind., man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly exposed himself to a woman in a Columbus parking lot.
Kokomo toddler dies from gunshot wound
A 9-month-old was pronounced dead Thursday after he was injured by a gunshot wound on Wednesday evening.
Megabus defends safety record in statement
This week, a passenger from the Megabus that crashed on I-65 this month spoke publicly for the first time about the event.
Memorial set for 1 of 7 found dead in Indiana
Relatives of a northern Indiana woman who was one of six women whose bodies were found last weekend in abandoned houses in Gary will gather…
Peru man, 70, found tied up, injured near field
Police were asking for the public's help to track down the person responsible for tying up and injuring a Peru man this week.
Arcadia council accepts marshal's resignation
The Arcadia Town Council accepted the resignation of Town Marshal William Hickrod after the fallout that stemmed from an attack on a…