Rutherford Institute Challenges Recall of License Bearing Confederate Flag
Rutherford Institute Challenges Recall of License Bearing Confederate Flag

Rutherford Institute attorneys are legally challenging the recall of some Virginia license plates bearing the confederate flag saying the recall didn't comply with Virginia statutes.

October 29th, 4:48 PM EDT
Federal Judge: VA Can Ban Confederate Flag on Future License Plates
Federal Judge: VA Can Ban Confederate Flag on Future License Plates

A federal judge says Virginia can ban the Confederate flag from any specialty license plates the state issues in the future but made no decision on existing tags.

Friday, July 31st 2015, 12:10 PM EDT
Data Analysis: Few Confederate Flag License Plates in Central VA
Data Analysis: Few Confederate Flag License Plates in Central VA

Data from the DMV shows that Charlottesville and Albemarle County only have a handful of Confederate flag vanity plates in circulation.

Thursday, July 30th 2015, 8:02 PM EDT
Poll: Voters Split on Removal of Confederate Flag from VA. License Plates
Poll: Voters Split on Removal of Confederate Flag from VA. License Plates

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows voters in Virginia are split 46-45 on the removal of the Confederate flag from state license plates

Monday, July 27th 2015, 2:30 PM EDT
VA Bid to Banish Confederate Flag from Plates Opposed
VA Bid to Banish Confederate Flag from Plates Opposed

A Southern heritage group says it is going to federal court to keep the Confederate battle flag on Virginia license plates.

Thursday, July 9th 2015, 10:31 PM EDT
Group Seeks to Keep Confederate Flag on VA. Vanity License Plates
Group Seeks to Keep Confederate Flag on VA. Vanity License Plates

The Sons of Confederate Veterans are firing back at Governor McAuliffe's call for the Confederate flag to be removed from the group's vanity license plates.

Tuesday, June 30th 2015, 4:17 PM EDT
VA DMV Files Request Allowing Removal of Confederate Flag from License Plates
VA DMV Files Request Allowing Removal of Confederate Flag from License Plates

The DMV has filed paperwork asking a federal judge to throw out a 14-year-old ruling that allowed the Confederate flag on Virginia license plates.

Saturday, June 27th 2015, 4:22 PM EDT
Herring Files Motion to Remove Confederate Battle Flag from VA License Plates
Herring Files Motion to Remove Confederate Battle Flag from VA License Plates

Virginia's attorney general is taking the first legal steps to removing the Confederate battle flag from license plates in the commonwealth.

Friday, June 26th 2015, 5:41 PM EDT
'Dukes of Hazzard' Actor Defends Confederate Flag
'Dukes of Hazzard' Actor Defends Confederate Flag

Ben Jones, the actor who played Cooter on the TV series "Dukes of Hazzard," is defending the Confederate flag as politicians and pundits order it removed.

Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 12:29 PM EDT
Szakos, Toscano Support Removing Confederate Flag from License Plates
Szakos, Toscano Support Removing Confederate Flag from License Plates

The shooting at a church in Charleston has spurred a push around the country -including in Virginia - to get rid of Confederate flags on state license plates.

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 9:26 PM EDT
Gov. McAuliffe Calls for Removal of Confederate Symbol from License Plates
Gov. McAuliffe Calls for Removal of Confederate Symbol from License Plates

Governor McAuliffe is calling for the Confederate symbol to be removed from all state-issued license plates in Virginia.

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 11:21 AM EDT