State of Illinois Revokes Veteran's Silver Star Plates

Illinois Times | April 15, 2005
Joe Wilkins, a prominent Vietnam veteran, had his Silver Star and Purple Heart license tags revoked in response to an Illinois Times investigation raising questions about the medals he claimed.

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