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Hate and Bias Crime Data

August 6, 2012 by


  In the midst of the ongoing Chick-fil-A mess, now seems like a good time to take a look at hate and bias crime. If you haven’t already read it, you really should start with last week’s post about Chick-fil-A. It deals with some of the free speech issues. To reiterate: hate speech is generally, […]

When Prosecutors Threaten and Intimidate Victims

March 14, 2012 by


As the anxious young woman waited to board the airplane that would take her to testify as a witness in an out-of-state court across the country, an unknown caller rang her cellphone. “Listen,” the caller threatened, “are you going to cooperate and do what we told you? You’d better! If not, we’ll get your little […]