Flag Desecration Statutes: History and Analysis
Washington University Law Quarterly
The Article describes a variety of cases dealing with different ways that the American flag has been “desecrated,” including burning, flag-wearing, and its use in advertising. It also looks at some of the rationales by which those accused of desecrating the flag have used to justify their actions.
Albert M. Rosenblatt,
Flag Desecration Statutes: History and Analysis,
1972 Wash. U. L. Q. 193
Available at: https://openscholarship.wustl.edu/law_lawreview/vol1972/iss2/1