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VIDEO: Vet Could Lose Home For Displaying Small US Flag In Front Yard Because It Violates Home Display Rules

VIDEO: Vet Could Lose Home For Displaying Small US Flag In Front Yard Because It Violates Home Display Rules

Video: http://toprightnews.com/?p=3988

June 26, 2014 10:40 AM

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – A veteran could lose his home because of a small American flag he has placed in a flower pot in front of his home.

Larry Murphree explained that his homeowners’ association in the Sweetwater community wants him to remove the flag because it violates home display rules. Furthermore, he is facing $8,000 in fines if he doesn’t take it out of his flower pot.

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So... he wants special privileges ?

Or are others breaking their agreements and are not being fined?

That would be a story if that was the case... otherwise its just someone breaking their contract and whining about being busted.

That's Mean

But mean is about it. Did he abide by these rules when he bought the home? Is he even the homeowner? Unfortunately this is not government housing or then maybe he would have a lick of an argument.

My grandfather had to agree to a bunch of rules when he moved to his new place. He could have bought the house in the more laid back neighborhood, but he made the free market decision to move to the house in a nicer area, while agreeing to surrendering his right to display certain items in his front or side yard.

He was not forced to live there.

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"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.


"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

He agreed to abide by their

He agreed to abide by their rules. That's the rule. So what? It bothers me that media outlets make a big deal out of flag-waving stories like this and villainize independent places that have rules being applied fairly.

Andrew Napolitano for President 2016!

"Patriotism should come from loving thy neighbor, not from worshiping Graven images." - ironman77



Inquiring minds want to know.

Although I'm not a corporate flagist, I support his right to wave.

Goes to show, NEVER live with or under a HOA.

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks