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Governor Quinn Orders Flags To Half Staff For Boston Victims

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Illinois Governor Pat Quinn issued a notice Tuesday, April 16, 2013 ordering the United States and Illinois flags to be flown at half staff through this Saturday at sunset.

The notice is aimed at all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act.

According to the governor's office, the notice is in honor and remembrance of the victims of the tragedy in Boston, Massachusetts.