New Hampshire woman fighting request to turn in 15-year-old vanity plate

ROCHESTER, N.H. — A New Hampshire woman is fighting the state Department of Motor Vehicles over her 15-year-old vanity license plate showing a common parental phrase. reports Wendy Auger, of Rochester, has been asked to surrender the plate, which reads “PB4WEGO.”

The state says phrases related to excretory acts aren’t permitted.

Auger’s appealing.

“Who has a mom or dad or parental figure who hasn’t said that to kids before leaving the house?” she asked.

She’s one of 92 New Hampshire drivers who received vanity plate recall letters this year. State records show there are 152,028 vanity plates on the road in New Hampshire.

A DMV spokesman said plates must be rejected “when they do not conform to legal requirements.”

The spokesman said the state cannot comment on the specifics of Auger’s case.

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