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American flag lowered in presence of Saudi Arabian flag at Ft. Collins public school
by Jack Minor
The principal of a Ft. Collins school has said a picture of the American flag lowered in the presence of the Saudi Arabian flag, was not done by his staff and that he promptly resolved the issue once he was made aware of it.
The picture, first published on the blog www.greeleyreport.com and was attributed to a reader, shows the American flag at Bauder Elementary School in Ft. Collins lowered while the Saudi Arabian flag was elevated.
The display is a violation of Public Law 94-344 of the Federal Flag Law which states "No other flag or pennant should be placed above, or, if on same level, to the right of the flag of the United States of America,…No person shall display the flag of the United Nations or any other national or international flag equal, above, or in a position of superior prominence or honor to, or in place of, the United States at any place within the United States or any territory or possession thereof:…"
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