News/ColumnsMarcia Coyle, The National Law Journal
Why Charlottesville Attack Might Not Be Prosecuted as a Hate Crime
The killing of a legal assistant allegedly committed by a participant in the Charlottesville, Virginia, white supremacist rally over the weekend triggered calls for the defendant to face hate crime charges. But the U.S. Supreme Court has shown hate crime prosecutions present difficult legal problems.
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