New Hampshire senators float constitutional amendment to ban flag burning
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Posted on 1/17/2020 by
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New Hampshire senators are weighing whether the burning of the American flag should be made illegal and whether that ban should be enshrined in the state Constitution.

On Thursday, a panel of senators on the Senate Election Law Committee heard testimony on a constitutional amendment that would explicitly prohibit the activity. It was a proposal that proved divisive, drawing clashing appeals based on patriotism and the freedom of speech.

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