<p>Pickens County (S.C.) Sheriff Rick Clark (Courtesy of pickenscosheriff.org)</p>

Pickens County (S.C.) Sheriff Rick Clark (Courtesy of pickenscosheriff.org)

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S.C. Sheriff Refuses to Lower Flag for Mandela

A sheriff in Pickens County, S.C., has refused to lower the American flag in honor of Nelson Mandela, under the contention that the former South African president was not an American.