These eight Amish men are in jail over orange safety triangles

The Kentucky Department of Transportation requres slow-moving Amish buggies to sport an orange, reflective triangle to warn oncoming traffic — just like those on tractors and other farm vehicles. But some Amish believe their religion forbids the displaying of bright colors, and so several of them now sit in a Kentucky… » 9/16/11 5:30pm 9/16/11 5:30pm

Missouri To Mennonite Drivers: Our Way Or No Highway

Members of Mennonite sects that permit driving but not "graven images" (e.g., driver's license photos) are being told that the no-photo-required religious exemption once offered by Missouri is being revoked as part of the War On Terror, and if they don't like it they can just leave the state. Many of the affected… » 3/22/07 6:33pm 3/22/07 6:33pm