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Confederate flag removed from South Carolina's capitol
CNN  — 

It was first used in battle, with Southerners rallying around it in their quest to break apart from the United States. More recently, the Confederate battle flag has been the focal point of a different fight – over whether it should still fly anywhere, given that it symbolizes to many the horrors of slavery.

On Friday, outside South Carolina’s State House at least, that fight came to an end.

Here’s a look at what happened Friday, as well as what people are saying about it.