GOVERNOR’S NEWS RELEASE: Flags to fly at half-staff as a mark of respect for Associate Justice Antonin Scalia

Posted on Feb 14, 2016 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

HONOLULU — At the direction of the President of the United States, the national and state flags shall be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i as a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States.

The flags will be flown at half-staff until sunset on the day of interment.

A link to the official order from the White House has been provided below:

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