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DA decides against Hate Crime in Gas Station Beating



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State law, a hate crime occurs when a person selects a victim "because of actual or perceived race, gender, age, religion, color, creed, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, or ancestry."







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arseinclarse
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COLOR me shocked.





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Cosmo
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Swept under the rug





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TigerMyth36
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Only hate when gays or minorities are attacked. Doesn't count for Caucasians, silly rabbit.





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Hillary fricking Moore. Keepin the white man down





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ShoeBang
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Only hate when gays or minorities are attacked. Doesn't count for Caucasians, silly rabbit.






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40 Rouge
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Instead, Moore said he intends to charge Dickerson as an habitual offender, potentially subjecting him to a life sentence.


at least there's that.






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tketaco
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Whatevs. I'm white, I'm awesome.





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Isn't she pursuing another charge that could carry a life sentence?





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fightingtiger2335
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While it is a hate crime chargining him has habitual offender seems to carry longer sentence and easier to convict





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Golfer
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at least there's that.



I think he realizes its open and shut case in this manner and doesn't need to go further.






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The victim and his family also did not wish for Dickerson, 41, to be charged with a hate crime, Moore said.






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Hush hush





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Instead, Moore said he intends to charge Dickerson as an habitual offender, potentially subjecting him to a life sentence. Moore had weighed charging Dickerson with a hate crime because of the racial overtones of the attack. A hate crime conviction in Louisiana enhances a felony sentence by up to five years, but prosecutors say it can be challenging to prove a crime was motivated by a suspect’s bias.


I don't know much about law, but couldn't he charge him with the hate crime and as an habitual offender?






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Gotta keep the majority of BR happy. Amazing how different it would be if the races were reversed.





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RBWilliams8
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I don't know much about law, but couldn't he charge him with the hate crime and as an habitual offender?


Well sure they Could...






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dewster
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Only hate when gays or minorities are attacked


In the city of Baton Rouge, caucasion = minority.






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Alt26
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Call Jessie!! Call Al!!!!! Call the NY Times, People Magazine, etc!!!!! These people were profiled for just pumping gas, they didn't deserve to be beaten senseless. How do we live in a world where such injustice exist???

Wait....What..... the victims were white? Oh....nevermind everybody. You can keep going about your day. Nothing really to see here.






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RonBurgundy
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In





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Cosmo
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How about the two thugs chicks who beat up on a woman going through chemo for breast cancer?





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