For those who haven’t run across this before, the theory — raised in a surprising number of cases — is that placing a yellow fringe on an American flag in a courtroom strips the court of jurisdiction. Whatever its proponents might think of this theory, let me just tell you that it does not work in American courts.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/v...yellow-fringe/
G00Gle Scholar link to two dozen court case citations with "yellow fringe", from the original
http://scholar.google.com/scholar?hl...&as_sdt=6%2C24