Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

An Iowa woman facing hate crime charges for intentionally running over a Black child, as well as a teen girl she thought was Mexican is incompetent to stand trial, a judge ruled Tuesday. 310 more wordsIowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — … Continue reading Iowa Woman Who Struck Black Boy, Latina Teen with Her Car in the Same Day Ruled Incompetent to Stand Trial — Atlanta Black Star

Illinois Woman Faces Hate Crime Charges Following Unprovoked Attack of Black Woman Exiting Banquet Hall — Atlanta Black Star

An Illinois woman found herself in police custody last week after physically attacking a Black woman outside a crowded banquet hall and yelling racial slurs, authorities said. 378 more wordsIllinois Woman Faces Hate Crime Charges Following Unprovoked Attack of Black Woman Exiting Banquet Hall — Atlanta Black Star The good thing is it appears that someone … Continue reading Illinois Woman Faces Hate Crime Charges Following Unprovoked Attack of Black Woman Exiting Banquet Hall — Atlanta Black Star

White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, Slapping Black Car Salesman — The Root

A pickup truck-driving white woman who “backhanded” a car salesman was cleared of ethnic intimidation charges on Monday after a judge ruled that slapping the shit out of a black man and calling him “nigger” isn’t necessarily racist if she’s upset about her trade-in value. Read more...White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, … Continue reading White Woman Acquitted of Hate Crime After Using Racial Slurs, Slapping Black Car Salesman — The Root

A Maryland Student Was Out with Friends When a White Male Approached and Stabbed Him, Now a Jury Must Decide If It’s a Hate Crime — Atlanta Black Star

Jury selection began Monday in the trial of a white University of Maryland student accused of murdering an African-American Bowie State University student in 2017. 433 more wordsA Maryland Student Was Out with Friends When a White Male Approached and Stabbed Him, Now a Jury Must Decide If It’s a Hate Crime — Atlanta Black Star

Hispanic Man Who Sucker Punched Black Whole Foods Worker Found Guilty of Hate Crime — Atlanta Black Star

A California man was found guilty of a hate crime Thursday for sucker punching a Black Whole Foods worker and leaving him with a broken nose and severe damage to two of his front teeth. 255 more wordsHispanic Man Who Sucker Punched Black Whole Foods Worker Found Guilty of Hate Crime — Atlanta Black Star Just … Continue reading Hispanic Man Who Sucker Punched Black Whole Foods Worker Found Guilty of Hate Crime — Atlanta Black Star

Police: 11-Year-Old White Girls Brutally Assaulted Black Schoolmate While Using ‘Racially Motivated Language’ — Atlanta Black Star

Authorities in upstate New York have charged two students, ages 10 and 11, in the ruthless beating of an African-American schoolmate — an attack officials believe may have been racially motivated. 301 more wordsPolice: 11-Year-Old White Girls Brutally Assaulted Black Schoolmate While Using ‘Racially Motivated Language’ — Atlanta Black Star This is the result of teaching … Continue reading Police: 11-Year-Old White Girls Brutally Assaulted Black Schoolmate While Using ‘Racially Motivated Language’ — Atlanta Black Star

University of Illinois Student Arrested on Hate Crime Charges After Hanging Noose In On-Campus Elevator — Atlanta Black Star

A University of Illinois student accused of fashioning a noose and hanging it inside an on-campus elevator is now facing felony hate crime charges in the incident. Campus police arrested 19-year-old Andrew M. Smith on Monday “after an interview with police at his residence hall,” according to a statement from the university. Smith was also booked on misdemeanor disorderly … Continue reading University of Illinois Student Arrested on Hate Crime Charges After Hanging Noose In On-Campus Elevator — Atlanta Black Star