First Amendment Center Online staff
The 110th Congress considered three flag-desecration amendments, and two are still legislatively alive as the 111th Congress begins its work.
Neb. officials agree flag-desecration law is unconstitutional
Westboro's Shirley Phelps-Roper still faces charges of child abuse, disturbing the peace related to 2007 protest at soldier's funeral.
Federal court overturns Neb. law on flag desecration
Judge sides with Megan Phelps-Roper, clearing way for Westboro Baptist members to continue to trample U.S. flag during protests at soldiers' funerals.
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