South Carolina Student Wins Battle to Fly American Flag at School

School officials cited safety concerns in ordering Peyton Robinson to remove the flag from the back of his pickup truck.
1:17 | 05/15/15

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Students at door comprehensive high school were able to leave this afternoon the way they came in this morning. With patriotic flair supporting the fight of Leon Robinson son Peyton. To keep his flag flying. I've told Clayton. Stated it is flags off decided. Not to go. Pay millions gold medal haul. The teen told us yesterday school leaders Aston to take his flat on his truck down. He says he was told someone found it offensive the principal says that was never a concern it was always about student safety. Some drop in for the first time ever. Anytime you get a flag in the accounts and it creates a visual distraction. Still people came out in protest waving flags and honking or. Demanding the school change its unwritten policy it says it has followed against flags on vehicles since it opened in 2010. As a matter press would spores being able to exercise his rights and hasn't mayor. Before noon today this school concede it now allowing only American flags to be blown off students' cars putting out a statement that reads in part. Today is a great example of peaceful demonstration leading to positive change.

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