Malloy orders flags to half-staff in honor of mass shooting victims

Flag at half staff (image: Shutterstock)

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–Governor Malloy directed Thursday that all flags be lowered at half-staff in honor of the 17 victims of the mass shooting at Parkland, Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

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Flags will fly at half-staff starting Thursday and will remain until sunset on Monday, February 19th.

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President Trump has also signed a presidential proclamation in memory of all those affected by the massacre. The President’s proclamation is also directing flags at half-staff nationwide at this time.

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