‘Hate Crimes’ and Double Standards
His burned body was found near a railroad track. Hers was stuffed into a trash can. Five suspects have been charged. The crimes were interracial. Martin yelled, “You stupid bastard, I should kick your ass. Which of these would qualify as a federal case under a House-passed bill—widely acclaimed by editorial writers, liberal interest groups, law enforcement officials, and many others—expanding federal jurisdiction to prosecute “hate crimes”?
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HATE CRIME PROGRAMS The federal Hate Crimes Sentencing Sometimes people carry out hate crimes because they feel insulted: by interracial dating.
Police say they have one Black man into custody Thursday after he assaulted another Black man in a Bowie grocery store because he was dating a white woman. Bowie police said they are investigating the stabbing Wednesday morning in the Giant on Annapolis Road as a possible hate crime. Although they identified the man detained during the search of a home in Washington, D. Police say the year old approached an interracial couple shopping around a.
He then bumped into the man and made derogatory statements about a Black man dating a white woman, witnesses told police. At some point, police said, the assailant brandished a pocket knife and threatened the woman, approaching her with his knife drawn. The two men struggled over the knife, and the victim sustained a stab wound to the back of his right leg, police said. The attacker fled the store and drove away.
Paramedics treated the man for his stab wound at the scene. Police described the injury as minor. This story will be updated. Skip to content. The woman was not injured, according to police.
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News outlets report Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s deputies say year-old James Descant holds “disdain” for mixed couples. Deputies say the black man and white woman were standing outside a business in Metairie when Descant swerved to hit them. The man managed to jump out of the way but his girlfriend was struck by Descant’s car, suffering injuries to her hip, wrist and foot.
The man told deputies that Descant had used a racist slur to describe their relationship and threatened to kill him before the attack. Descant was arrested April 17 on charges including a hate crime and aggravated assault. He’s also wanted by Kenner police. It’s unclear if he has a lawyer. Shows Good Morning America. World News Tonight.
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CNN Pat and Joe Jude enjoyed spending Thanksgiving with their adult daughter last month, but their return home brought a horrific discovery: they were the victims of a hate crime. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Vandals defaced the Judes’ home with racial slurs.
9 These statutes increase the criminal penalties for individuals who commit racial violence, and allow the victims of such violence to collect civil damages from their.
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By Marlene Lenthang For Dailymail. White Louisiana man James Descant, 50, was arrested on April 17 on charges including hate crimes and aggravated assault after he drove his truck into a black man and his white girlfriend. A white Louisiana man with a ‘disdain’ for mixed race relationships has been arrested for running down an interracial couple in his suburban truck, cops say.
Objectives:This study introduces an indicator of racial out-group marriage to the research on hate crime. Drawing upon a variant of group threat.
Allison Skinner does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. According to the most recent U. More interracial relationships are also appearing in the media — on television , in film and in advertising.
These trends suggest that great strides have been made in the roughly 50 years since the Supreme Court struck down anti-miscegenation laws. But as a psychologist who studies racial attitudes , I suspected that attitudes toward interracial couples may not be as positive as they seem. My previous work had provided some evidence of bias against interracial couples. But I wanted to know how widespread that bias really is.
To answer this question, my collaborator James Rae and I recruited participants from throughout the U. Psychologists typically differentiate between explicit biases — which are controlled and deliberate — and implicit biases, which are automatically activated and tend to be difficult to control. But someone who reflexively thinks that interracial couples would be less responsible tenants or more likely to default on a loan would be showing evidence of implicit bias.
In this case, we assessed explicit biases by simply asking participants how they felt about same-race and interracial couples. In total, we recruited approximately 1, white people, over black people and over multiracial people to report their attitudes. We found that overall, white and black participants from across the U.
AP — When William Christiansen married his college sweetheart, he was disturbed that they had to disclose their race to the registrar, considering they are an interracial couple AP — A white Louisiana man is charged with a hate crime after allegedly running down an interracial couple. An U. Supreme Court ruling that state prohibitions on interracial The guilty verdicts mean jurors will decide whether year-old Travis Ricci should face life in prison or the death penalty in the killing of Kelly Ann Jaeger.
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In a videotaped confession, James Harris Jackson, a white Army veteran from Baltimore, told investigators that he spent several days two years ago stalking black men in Manhattan before he spotted a year-old man sifting through trash for recyclables. And in an undeniable testament of his hate , Mr. Jackson said he pulled a short sword from his coat and repeatedly stabbed the man, Timothy Caughman. The killing, Mr. Jackson, 30, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to rare state charges of murder as terrorism and murder as a hate crime, accepting what is certain to be a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.
His dramatic plea to all counts against him came four months after the video of his interview with police was presented at a pretrial hearing in State Supreme Court in Manhattan. Jackson, who walked into the courtroom on crutches, wearing black slack pants and a white button-up shirt, made no speech and expressed no remorse. He answered a series of questions from Justice Laura A.
Ward in a matter-of-fact tone. The judge asked him if he had stabbed Mr. The murder of Mr. Caughman came at a time when hate crimes were rising throughout the country and in New York City.