Rhode Island Gov. Vetoes Expansion of Hate Crimes Bill

Rhode Island Gov. Donald Carcieri vetoed a bill which would have extended hate crime protections for victims of crimes based on their gender identity and expression. Carcieri said the hate crime did not need to be expanded because it already includes protections for discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation.
By: marchae grair
June 30 2010 10:00 AM
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