Flag Desecration Amendment to the Constitution: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, One Hundred Fourth Congress, First Session, on H.J. Res. 79 ... May 24, 1995

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Page 37 - The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Page 11 - NOW, THEREFORE, I, RICHARD NIXON, President of the United States of America, acting under...
Page 13 - When the flag is displayed over the middle of the street, it should be suspended vertically with the union to the north in an east and west street or to the east in a north and south street.
Page 15 - March 1, 1954, as amended, that until interment the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff on all buildings, grounds and naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions.
Page 12 - America, when it is displayed with another flag against a wall from crossed staffs, should be on the right, the flag's own right, and its staff should be in front of the staff of the other flag.
Page 12 - That the flag, when carried In a procession with another flag or flags, should be either on the marching right; that is, the flag's own right, or, if there is a line of other flags, in front of the center of that Une.
Page 17 - The flag should never be used as drapery of any sort whatsoever, never festooned, drawn back, nor up, in folds, but always allowed to fall free.
Page 20 - Joint resolution to codify and emphasize existing rules and customs pertaining to the display and use of the flag of the United States of America...
Page 9 - Sec. 2 (a). It is the universal custom to display the flag only from sunrise to sunset on buildings and on stationary flagstaffs in the open. However, the flag may be displayed at night upon special occasions when it is desired to produce a patriotic effect.

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