Tag: flag burn

Harrisburg’s Nazi-Confederate flag activist leveraged $30k settlement from York County

A Harrisburg activist and former congressional candidate has reached a $30,000 settlement agreement with York County, but county officials and the man himself are unable to explain why.
The settlement contains a confidentiality provision, said county spokesman Mark Walters, which says that neither party can speak about the matter to any degree.

Philly DA Krasner withdraws felony charges against masked flag burner at LGBT Pride Parade

Segin, a transgender woman, burned an American flag with a thin blue line through it at 12th and Locust streets during Sunday’s event for the city’s LGBTQ community.
Krasner said an investigation revealed she tried to pour accelerant on the flag in order to light it on fire as road flares went off from her backpack.