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Supreme Court Justices Struggle With Free Speech Case Over TX Plates

In a dispute over a proposed Confederate battle flag license plate, the Supreme Court struggled Monday to balance worries about government censorship and concerns that offensive messages could, at worst, incite violence.


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Court To Review Political License Plates

The Supreme Court is taking on a free speech case concerning a proposed specialty license plate in Texas that would prominently feature the Confederate battle flag.


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Texas Court Revives Suit Over Confederate Flag Dispute

A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit that had been filed against officials who had rejected a group’s petition for a customized Texas license plate featuring the Confederate battle flag.


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Court To Hear Texas Dispute Over Confederate Flag

A federal appeals court is scheduled to hear arguments Wednesday on whether a Texas state board violated the free-speech rights of a group that petitioned for a customized license plate featuring the Confederate battle flag.


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Court To Hear Texas Confederate Flag Dispute

A court is set to hear arguments on whether a Texas state board violated the free speech rights of a group that sought a customized license plate featuring the Confederate flag.


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NASCAR Nixes Bubba Watson’s ‘General Lee’ Lap

Track officials have canceled plans to have pro golfer Bubba Watson drive the car from the television series “The Dukes of Hazzard”


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Texas Board Rejects Confederate License Plates

A Texas board has decided the state won’t issue specialty Confederate license plates.


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Texas Board To Vote On Confederate License Plates

A Texas board was set to decide Thursday whether the state will issue specialty license plates featuring the Confederate battle flag, a plan Governor Rick Perry has said he opposes but will not block.


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Petition Offered Against Confederate Texas Plate

More than 22,000 people signed petitions against a proposed Confederate flag license plate for Texas.


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Perry Once Defended Confederate Symbols

When a campaign stepped up 11 years ago to remove the Confederate flag from government buildings, it found an opponent in Rick Perry.


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Confederate Flag License Plate Sparks Debate

Would you buy a license plate with a Confederate flag on it? State officials are looking at possibly launching a plate honoring Civil War veterans.



Confederate Flag Causes Uproar In Palestine

The groups who raised the flag – The Sons of Confederate Veterans and the United Daughters of the Confederacy say that was not their intent.