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Old 10-04-2007, 12:30 PM
 
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A Veteran from Reno, Nev. has hit headlines after he took matters into his own hands yesterday and tore down a Mexican flag that was being illegally flown above a U.S. flag at a local business.
Local news station krnv News 4 had received calls yesterday afternoon from angry residents complaining about the Mexican flag. When the station sent a reporter to investigate the Veteran took the opportunity to make a statement in front of the cameras.

The man commented "I'm Jim Brossert and I took this flag down in honor of my country with a knife from the United States army.



Veteran Removes Illegal Mexican Flag, May Be Charged
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:13 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Texas
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He's a freaking hero.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:20 PM
 
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"The Reno police department has told krnv that Brossert will faces charges for theft if the store owner files a police report of what happened."

he's a freaking thief, according to our own american law. man, who saw that one coming? oh yeah. me.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:21 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Texas
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"The Reno police department has told krnv that Brossert will faces charges for theft if the store owner files a police report of what happened."

he's a freaking thief, according to our own american law. man, who saw that one coming? oh yeah. me.
Shouldn't have flown the Mexican flag above the US flag. Too bad, so sad.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:23 PM
 
Location: Denver
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This is what happens when you take the law into your own hands.
He should have just reported it, it was a stupid thing to do.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:24 PM
 
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we have a court system to deal with criminals. vigilante justice is not encouraged. that is why he is now considered a thief.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:33 PM
 
Location: Dallas, Texas
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we have a court system to deal with criminals. vigilante justice is not encouraged. that is why he is now considered a thief.
Considered a thief by SOME. Not by me. Do you HONESTLY think the authorities would have done anything about it? Please. The way I see it, their illegal actions at LEAST cancel each other out.

Flag Code - Position and manner of display
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:34 PM
 
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"I'm Jim Brossert and I took this flag down in honor of my country with a knife from the United States army."
how do you honor your country by committing a crime?
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:36 PM
 
Location: Denver
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Considered a thief by SOME. Not by me. Do you HONESTLY think the authorities would have done anything about it? Please. The way I see it, their illegal actions at LEAST cancel each other out.

Flag Code - Position and manner of display
So you are admitting that the Flag Code is not upheld as Law?
I honestly think the authorities would have said something.

I would guess this man will be discharged.
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Old 10-04-2007, 01:37 PM
 
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"The Reno police department has told krnv that Brossert will faces charges for theft if the store owner files a police report of what happened."

he's a freaking thief, according to our own american law. man, who saw that one coming? oh yeah. me.
You are the one who usually supports lawbreakers, are you racist against white people?
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