Antonin Scalia

Trump tweets: Burn the flag, go to jail

Trump tweets: Burn the flag, go to jail

At his second debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald J. Trump said that “I am looking to appoint judges very much in the mold of Justice [Antonin] Scalia.” But on Tuesday the itchy-thumbed president-elect tweeted this:

“Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag - if they do, there must be consequences - perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!”

Apparently Trump is unaware that Scalia was in the majority when the Supreme Court held...

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