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Conditions requisite for Hate Crime
Can A Hate Crime Be Committed With Words Alone?
- Sector-1, Noida
The use of bigoted and prejudiced language does not in and of itself violate hate crime laws. This type of offense is frequently classified as a bias incident. However, when words threaten violence, or when bias-motivated graffiti damages or destroys property, hate crime laws may apply.
Answered on 28 Sep 2018
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