Hate Crimes

Lawmakers Consider ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Law

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Dec 19, 2016 | Hate Crimes

Against a rising tide of tensions between law enforcement and the communities they protect and serve, one assemblyperson wants to make attacks against peace officers a hate crime. Republican┬áJay Obernolte, from Big Bear, CA, introduced a measure that would add “law enforcement officer” to the list of protected classes in the existing hate crimes law…. read more

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