Monday, May 20, 2019

Tag: Hate Crime

Texas Executes White Supremacist Convicted in 1998...

A white supremacist who helped orchestrate the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. — one of the most heinous hate crimes in modern U.S....

Russell Courtier, White Supremacist Gang Member Who...

A jury in Multnomah County, Oregon handed down a guilty verdict Tuesday in the case against a white supremacist gang member accused of hitting...

Prosecutors Meet With Florida Teens Over Possible...

MIAMI (AP) — Prosecutors began taking sworn statements Thursday from a group of black Florida teenagers as they weigh possible hate crime charges against...

L.A. Artist Restores Crenshaw Black Panther Party...

Authorities are investigating after four swastikas were found painted over a famed African-American mural in South Los Angeles on Thursday morning. The "Our Mighty Contribution"...

Texas Man Charged with Hate Crime After...

A Texas man is facing federal hate crime charges after authorities say he placed a noose around the neck of a baby doll and...

Black Woman Arrested In Metal Makeup Box...

A woman has been arrested in connection to a brutal attack that left a New York City lawyer's face battered and bruised.

Virginia Man Charged with Hit and Run...

A Virginia family is calling for a hate crime investigation after they say they daughter was severely wounded in a hit-and-run incident involving a white driver.

Maryland Woman Accused of Attacking White Bus...

A Maryland woman could be headed to jail after Gaithersburg Police say she muttered "I hate white people" before pummeling a pair of passengers...

Maryland Teens Slapped with Hate Crime Charge...

Four students at Glenelg High School in Maryland have been charged with hate crimes after scrawling swastikas and other racist graffiti on school sidewalks,...

Man Sentenced to 9 Months In Jail...

An Arizona man went on a racist diatribe Thursday after a Utah court sentenced him to nine months in prison for committing a hate...

Long Island Rail Road Passenger Caught Verbally...

A Long Island Rail Road passenger caught on camera launching a profane, hate-filled rant against a fellow passenger last month has been charged with...

Attorney for Man Who Fatally Stabbed Black...

Lawyers for a man charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of a Black student visiting the University of Maryland last year have asked...

Trial to Begin for Neo-Nazi Who Shot...

PHOENIX (AP) — An interracial couple was walking near a Phoenix park when authorities say a shirtless neo-Nazi began angrily yelling a racial slur...

Oklahoma Family Escapes Hate Crime Charges In...

The brutal murder and dismemberment of two African-American men in Oklahoma had nothing to do with race, claims a prosecutor in the case. The bodies...

California Officer Involved In Killing Diante Yarber...

One of the officers involved in the fatal shooting of California man Diante Yarber, 26, was previously charged with a hate crime and booted...

Man Who Wrestled Rifle from Waffle House...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man wearing nothing but a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee...

Seattle Woman Charged with Hate Crime After...

A 59-year-old Seattle woman has been jailed and charged with a hate crime after months of racially charged threats culminated in her brandishing a...

Racist Graffiti Spray Painted on Historic African-American...

The African Meeting House in Nantucket, Massachusetts was vandalized with disgusting messages left on the building. The incident was reported Sunday, March. 11. Police are...

White Woman’s Reason for Hitting African Actor...

A Cameroon-born actor was attacked during a Sunday coffee run in Madrid and his alleged culprit was let go after police detained her for questioning. "I...

Court Rejects Inmate’s Appeal In Dragging Death...

A Texas man on death row for the brutal murder of a Black man has lost his latest appeal, local station ABC 13 reported. The...

Black Seattle Man Severely Beaten In Racist...

A Seattle man is fighting for his life after being attacked with a baseball bat. Police are calling the incident an unprovoked, racially-charged assault. DaShawn...