(BBC News) An American atheist is suing officials in the US state of Kentucky after he was refused a personalised car licence plate which reads "IM GOD".
Bennie Hart says the point of the plate is to show the impossibility of disproving anyone's claim to being God.
But transport chiefs in the religiously conservative state ruled that it might distract other drivers and would be in bad taste.
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Civil liberties campaigners have taken up Mr Hart's legal case.