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Posted: August 30, 2013 at 3:04 a.m.

David Silverman, the president of the New Jersey-based national atheist group American Atheists Inc., was granted his request for a New Jersey license plate featuring the word “ATHEIST” after a brief flap in which a Motor Vehicle Commission clerk told him his proposed plate was offensive before officials reversed the decision.

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