26 Apr 2007

Yale Student Flag Burner Gets Slap on the Wrist


AP reports that 23-year-old Said Hyder Akbar received 50 hours of community service and accelerated rehabilitation for setting afire an American flag hanging from a house in New Haven’s Chapel Street.

Akbar apologized to the owner of the house he endangered.

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In my day, you would be expelled for ungentlemany behavior.


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