Supreme Court opens loophole that prevents charging teen as terrorist in federal court.
Category: Hate Crime
Church fire/vandalism caused fear among some local residents that the act was a hate crime where churches have been burned in the past to intimidate black voters.
A "whitewash of justice," Mayor Rahm Emanuel blasted the decision to drop the charges which sparked outrage from the Chicago Police.
New Jersey man arrested attempting to torch St. Patrick's Cathedral, NYC. Marc Lamparello, 37, of Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey tried to enter St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City carrying cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, police said.
It was a day like any other for Nusrat Jahan Rafi. The 19-year-old Bangladeshi woman walked to the madrassa (religious school) for her final exams. She was lured to the roof of the building by a classmate who told her a friend was being beaten. There she was doused with kerosene and set on fir
Investigators arrested 21-year-old Holden Matthews, who was turned in by his father, Deputy Roy Matthews. Not much is known about him, but CBS News reports that social media accounts that appear to belong to Matthew reveal an interest in black metal music, and that he was the lead singer for the band Vodka Vultures. Per the Daily Beast, on Facebook, Matthews commented on two memes about the far-right metal musician Varg Vikernes, though neither of his comments revealed much about his beliefs