ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered that U.S. and Minnesota state flags be flown at half-staff in honor and remembrance of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

The Democratic governor’s order applies to all state government and federal buildings across Minnesota.

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Dayton says flags should remain at half-staff until sunset on the day of Scalia’s internment.

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President Barack Obama issued a similar order that applies to flags flown at the White House, Supreme Court and other public buildings and grounds in the nation’s capital and elsewhere across the country.

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