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Nc general statutes - chapter 14 article 52 1 article 52 miscellaneous police regulations § 14-381 desecration of state and united states flag. The words flag, standard, color, ensign or shield, as used in this chapter, shall include any flag, standard, color, ensign or shield, or copy, picture or representation thereof, made of any substance or represented or produced thereon, and of any size, evidently purporting to be such flag, standard, color, ensign or shield of the united states or of. §700 desecration of the flag of the united states penalties (a)(1) whoever knowingly mutilates, defaces, physically defiles, burns, maintains on the floor or ground, or tramples upon any flag of the united states shall be fined under this title or imprisoned for not more than one year, or both.
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