Hate Crimes

Anderson Aldrich’s guilty plea is part of a deal with federal prosecutors that may help the shooter avoid the death penalty, according to local news reports.
“He has demonstrated remarkable courage, resilience and fortitude," his family and friends said.
An uncle of one of the students shot in the possible hate crime said it's “hard to imagine” the young men were not targeted.
The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee is calling on the police and the FBI to investigate the shooting as a hate crime.
On X, many voiced their collective grief and frustration with a culture where homophobic attitudes and violence go unchecked.
Gilbert Augustin, 30, was charged in a 20-count indictment with manslaughter of the first-degree as a hate crime and assault in the second-degree as a hate crime.
An Ohio man with white supremacist ties was caught shortly after the attempted arson.
The "Harry Potter" author reacted to reports about proposed tweaks to U.K. hate-crime guidance in the wildest way possible.
Many say they are facing increased anti-Arab, anti-Muslim rhetoric since Israel launched its retaliatory attack on Gaza.
Muslim and Jewish civil rights groups have identified numerous anti-Palestinian or antisemitic incidents in the U.S. since the war in Israel and Gaza began.