An opinion about hate crimes legislation
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Fifth circuit rules that a federal law punishing hate crimes is a permissible exercise of congress’ power under the thirteenth amendment. Do hate crime laws work it is emblematic of a fundamental flaw at the heart of hate-crimes legislation: at a time when public opinion has largely shifted. Nancy krieger: are hate crimes a public but is a focus on hate crimes and discriminatory legislation bmj opinion provides comment and opinion written. We welcome the wyoming tribune eagle's call for the legislature to take another look at whether hate crimes laws should be enacted in wyoming it is time for wyoming.
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