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# Hate Crimes

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# Hate Crimes
McEntee says planned new hate crime laws will carry more severe penalties
The new Incitement to Hatred and Hate Crime Bill is planned for the autumn
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# Georgia
Eight killed in shootings at Atlanta massage parlours
A man was taken into custody after a “brief pursuit” about 240 kilometres from Atlanta, police said.
# Hate speech
Ireland is failing to meet its obligations regarding hate crime, report says
The report was written as an alternative to previous hate crime reports submitted to the United Nations.
# fbi study
US hate crimes rose during 2016 election as over 6,000 incidents reported
It has been a little over a year since Trump took office.
# hate crime
White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers
The US Justice Department said he is the first person to get the death penalty for federal hate crimes.
# Report
Hate crimes against Muslims in the US up by nearly 70%
The number rose to 257 reported incidents last year.
# Hate Crimes
Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches
The PSNI says it is investigating whether the two attacks are linked.
# Hate Crimes
'Orchestrated racism' in Belfast condemned
Racist slogans were painted onto walls and cars and homes vandalised.
# Hate Crimes
"Worrying rise" in racist attacks prompts action from Robinson & McGuinness
There have been a series of racially-motivated hate crimes in Northern Ireland recently….
# Hate Crimes
Anti-racism hotline needed to make sure 'complaints are taken seriously'
The Immigrant Council of Ireland is calling for one to be set up to ensure victims of these crimes come forward.
# America
Amish sect found guilty of cutting off beards
The breakaway Amish group carried out the attacks against rivals in the community.
# Germany
Man arrested over neo-Nazi murder probe in Germany
A man been arrested in Germany in connection with an investigation into a neo-Nazi cell suspected of killing 10 people.
# US
Seven charged with hate crimes over Amish beard cutting attacks
The spate of attacks terrorised members of the Amish community across three US states, according to Ohio police today.