Wealth-Based Drivers’ License Suspensions

Selected Media Coverage

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Millions of Drivers Lost Licenses for Failing to Pay Court Fees, study finds by Justin Moyer for The Washington Post on September 26, 2017

Study: 100K Michigan Drivers Lose Licenses for Unpaid Fees by Mike Martindale for The Detroit News on September 26, 2017

Old Fines Strand Drivers, Crimp Region’s Workforce by Chad Livengood for Crain’s Detroit Business on August 6, 2017

Driver’s License Suspensions Hurt the Poor in Michigan by Niraj Warikoo for the the Detroit Free Press on May 24, 2017

Are We Punishing the Poor Hard Enough? by Dan Brooks for Missoula Independent on September 14, 2017

Too Poor to Drive? Op-Ed by Phil Telfeyan for The Crime Report on June 7, 2017

The State Making Money Off Poorest Drivers by Kate Briquelet for The Daily Beast on March 8, 201