Appeals Court To Hear Missouri Flag Desecration CaseA three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday will hear the case of Cape Girardeau resident Frank Snider III.
Cape Girardeau Man Awarded $7,000 in Flag Desecration Case Frank Snider III of Cape Girardeau was arrested for cutting up an American flag and throwing it into the street.
Judge: Mo. Flag Desecration Law Unconstitutional Missouri's flag desecration law is unconstitutional and cannot be enforced, a federal judge has ruled.