Why does a fallen American flag get burned?
Because it's a sign of disrespect to America, if the flag touches the ground. In order to show respect for a fallen flag, you burn it.
You cant let the flag touch the ground or that is disrespect of the United States Of America......Never cut or rip the flag....... Always keep the flag in the light, if it is outside in the dark at night that means that our country has fallen........All the other flags have to be lower than the American Flag
No, the Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that burning the American flag is a form of expression protected by the First Amendment. Municipalities have issued misdemeanor summonses for starting fires without a permit, however. Texas v. Johnson, 491 U.S. 397 (1989) and United States v. Eichman, 496 U.S. 310 (1990) Generally, the only court cases that have declared it illegal to burn the US flag is when the flag was stolen; for…