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West Virginia’s Supreme Court doesn’t think anti-LGBTQ assault is a hate crime

Earlier this week, the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that the state's hate crime law doesn't cover anti-LGBTQ assaults or any crime committed on based on sexual orientation. The 3 to 2 decision is a major setback in the fight by civil rights advocates to convince W.V. courts that laws that prohibit violence … Continue reading West Virginia’s Supreme Court doesn’t think anti-LGBTQ assault is a hate crime

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