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Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

Contact: Taylor Gage, 402-499-8351       


LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff in honor of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who passed away over the weekend.

Flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of Scalia’s interment. The President’s proclamation can be found here.