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Delaware Governor Carney orders flags to half-staff Tuesday for former Supreme Court Justice Stevens

Dover, DE (STL.News) – With the passing of former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, President Trump has ordered U.S. flags at all government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff the day of his interment, Tuesday, July 23rd as a mark of respect for the memory of Justice Stevens and to honor his service to our country.

In concurrence with the President’s order and in remembrance of Justice Stevens and his many contributions as a member of the U.S. Supreme Court, Governor Carney has ordered the U.S. and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities also be flown at half-staff beginning the morning of July 23rd.  Flags are to be returned to full-staff at the end of the day.

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