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Ky. Man Challenges U.S. Hate Crime Law In Gay Attack

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky man charged with a federal hate crime in an attack on a gay man is challenging the law, which is being used in this case for the first time to prosecute someone for an attack motivated by sexual orientation. 429 more words

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Does Shouting "Kill the Faggot" During An Assault Constitute a Hate Crime?

The Matthew Shepard Act, which was passed by both houses of Congress and signed into law by President Obama in October, 2009 will be getting its first trial run shortly when… 330 more words