Although Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles normally does not permit hats or other head coverings or hats on driving license photos, exceptions are made for religious reasons.
An exception has been approved for Lindsay Miller who is a Pastafarian. Lindsay resides in Lowell, a suburb of Boston.
“Flying Spaghetti Monster,” deity of Pastafarianism
• Daily Mail Online “‘Pastafarian’ allowed to wear spaghetti strainer on her head in driving licence photo because it is classed as ‘religious headgear‘”
• Fox News “Pastafarian woman gets to wear strainer on head in license photo”
• US News & World Report “Pastafarian Wins License Battle“