Hate Crimes

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The former “Empire” actor is accused of reporting a staged hate crime to police.
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The former “Empire” actor is accused of reporting a staged hate crime to police.
Politics
The extremists are now considered a "national threat priority," FBI Director Christopher Wray said.
Politics
A Maryland jury found Higgs guilty of attempted voluntary manslaughter, first-degree assault and other crimes.
Politics
Brandon Higgs, who has ties to neo-Nazi groups, faces attempted murder and hate crime charges for allegedly attacking two Black men near Baltimore.
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Gov. Phil Murphy said the new law will make it clear that his state is committed to eliminating “hate in all its forms.”
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A rally in solidarity against anti-Semitism drew tens of thousands on Sunday amid fears of a rise in hate crimes.
Politics
The funding will help religious schools and community centers pay for security training, cameras and other upgrades.
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Democratic Assemblyman Simcha Eichenstein also criticized the media for misrepresenting the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
Politics
In a now-deleted tweet, acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli claimed the suspected attacker lacked "American values" because his father was an undocumented immigrant more than 30 years ago.
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Prosecutors have charged Grafton E. Thomas with five counts of obstructing the free exercise of religious beliefs for an attack on an Orthodox Jewish community in Monsey.
Politics
Bill de Blasio's new measures come a day after five people were injured in a stabbing while celebrating Hanukkah in a nearby suburb.
U.S. News
Police are investigating the hate symbol painted in red over the mural.
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New York police are investigating at least six potential anti-Semitic assaults on victims as young as 6 years old.
U.S. News
“She went on to make a number of derogatory statements about Latinos to the investigators,” said the police chief in Clive, Iowa.
Crime
Adolfo Martinez, 30, was sentenced for the hate crime, harassment and reckless use of fire.
Queer Voices
The offenses include hate crimes and handling stolen property.
Queer Voices
Jordan Steffy of LaPorte, Indiana said the classroom fight was a breaking point. But he wants supporters to direct their anger elsewhere.
Politics
The 24 hate-motivated killings logged by law enforcement agencies in 2018 was the most on record.
U.S. News
Roughly 88% of all the agencies in the report claimed to have zero hate crimes whatsoever.