Bree Newsome of Charlotte, right, is taken into custody after she removed the Confederate battle flag from a monument in front of the SC State House June 27 in Columbia.
Bree Newsome of Charlotte, right, is taken into custody after she removed the Confederate battle flag from a monument in front of the SC State House June 27 in Columbia. Bruce Smith FILE PHOTO/AP
Bree Newsome of Charlotte, right, is taken into custody after she removed the Confederate battle flag from a monument in front of the SC State House June 27 in Columbia. Bruce Smith FILE PHOTO/AP

Woman charged with removing Confederate flag from State House grounds appears in court

July 28, 2015 7:22 AM