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405136 01: Brag Bowling, First Lieutenant Commander Of The Sons Of Confederate Veterans Virginia Division, Holds A Sample Virginia Licence Plate Containing His Organization's Logo, Which Incorporates The Confederate Battle Flag, May 8, 2002 In Richmond, Va. A Federal Appeals Court Ruled Last Week That Virginia Cannot Block The Group From Displaying The Logo On Speciality License Plates. The 4Th U. S. Circuit Court Of Appeals Ruled Against The State's Claim That The Licence Plates Constitute Public Speech And That The State Had The Right To Regulate Which Groups And Designs Are Allowed On Plates That Represent Virginia. Bowling Said His Group Hopes To Have Their Plates By Mid-Summer.  (Photo By Wayne Scarberry/Getty Images)

Recall of Va. Confederate Flag Plates Meeting Resistance

Attorneys for a Southern heritage group are urging members to resist a recall of Virginia license plates with an image of the Confederate battle flag.

08/08/2015

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Virginia Revokes License Plates Featuring Confederate Flag

Virginia has revoked specialty license plates featuring a Confederate battle flag after a federal judge dissolved an injunction allowing the image.

08/07/2015

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Judge: Virginia Can Ban Future Confederate License Plates

A federal judge says Virginia can ban the Confederate flag from any specialty license plates the state issues in the future but made no decision on existing tags.

07/31/2015

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Palin Facebook Post Asks Which Killed 90,000 Black Babies Last Year: Confederate Flag Or Planned Parenthood

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is going after Planned Parenthood after two stealthily recorded videos showed officials discussing how they provided aborted fetal organs for research.

07/28/2015

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President Obama Greeted With Confederate Flags In Oklahoma

Protesters waved Confederate flags as the president arrived in Oklahoma on Wednesday.

07/16/2015

COLUMBIA, SC - JULY 9:  The Confederate battle flag flies on its last full day at the South Carolina state house July 9, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. Governor Nikki Haley signed a bill removing the Confederate battle flag from the state house grounds on Thursday afternoon. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

After 54 years, Confederate Flag Removed From S.C. Statehouse

The Confederate flag was lowered from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse to the cheers of thousands on Friday.

07/10/2015

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House Scraps Vote on Confederate Flag in Federal Cemeteries

The Republican-controlled House scrapped a vote on permitting the Confederate flag at Park Service-run cemeteries on Thursday, a retreat under fire that only escalated a ferocious attack by Democrats complaining the banner celebrates a murderous, racist past.

07/09/2015

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Va. Bid to Banish Confederate Flag from Plates Opposed

A Southern heritage group says it is going to federal court to keep the Confederate battle flag on Virginia license plates.

07/09/2015

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S.C. Governor: Confederate Flag Comes Down Friday

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed a bill into law Thursday that will bring down the Confederate flag outside the Statehouse, a move that seemed unthinkable only a month ago in this Deep South state that was the first to secede from the Union.

07/09/2015

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Md. Governor Favors Recall of Confederate License Plates

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said Thursday that he supports taking some steps to address concerns over the Confederate flag and whether it is a historic symbol or racist reminder, but extreme measures only represented “political correctness run amok.”

07/09/2015

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