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Flags Lowered to Half Staff in Honor of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia

Flag Half Staff 450x280President Barack Obama has ordered the United States Flag to be lowered to half staff effective today, Feb. 14, and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of internment.

This is in honor of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia, who died on Feb. 13th.

As a matter of protocol, the Maryland Flag is lowered to full staff as well.  No flag may be higher than the United States Flag.

President Obama Orders Flags to be Raised to Full Staff on Feb. 20

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President Barack Obama has ordered the United States Flag to be raised to full staff  effective Saturday, Feb. 20 at sunset. This is in honor of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia, who died on Feb. 13th. As a matter of protocol, the Maryland Flag will be raised to full staff as well. […]

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Five Things to Know Today, Feb. 19, in Montgomery County

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Here are your five things to know today, Feb. 19, in Montgomery County: 1. The Montgomery County House Delegation is scheduled to be briefed on the Watkins Mill Interchange today at 9 a.m. in Annapolis. 2. Mayor of Takoma Park Kate Stewart will be hosting a coffee meet and greet at Black Lion Grocery at 8:00 […]

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Associate Justice Antonin Scalia to Lie in Repose at Great Hall of Supreme Court (VIDEO)

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Associate Justice Antonin Scalia will lie in repose in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court of the United States on Friday, February 19. The public is invited to pay their respects from 10:30 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday. A private ceremony at the Supreme Court is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. In […]

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Flags Lowered to Half Staff in Honor of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia

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President Barack Obama has ordered the United States Flag to be lowered to half staff effective today, Feb. 14, and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of internment. This is in honor of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia, who died on Feb. 13th. As a matter of protocol, the Maryland […]

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Mikulski Statement on the Passing of Justice Antonin Scalia

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U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski released the following statement about the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia: “Justice Antonin Scalia served the nation’s highest court for 30 years with a strong devotion to his principles. He left an indelible mark on the Supreme Court and the laws of the United States. My thoughts and prayers […]

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Supreme Court Justice Scalia's Commencement Speech at Stone Ridge (VIDEO)

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U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia gave the commencement address at the Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart June 4. You can watch that full address here. Related:

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Five Things to Know Today, June 4th in Montgomery County

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Here is your rundown of five things to know today, June 4th, in Montgomery County, Maryland. 1.Congratulations to Richard Montgomery High School and Rock Terrace School on their commencement services today. 2. There’s still time to sign up for the Second Great MoCo Bicycle Summit. Find out how here. 3. The Montgomery County Planning Board meets today. […]

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Krista Brick

About Krista Brick

Krista Brick is a multi-media journalist with Montgomery Community Media.

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