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  • 82lb rock used to smash South African student to death as she was held down after being (TR)

    The murder weapon: Two-foot, 82lb rock used to smash South African student to death as she was held down after being kidnapped and gang-raped is shown to court Rock used to bludgeon Hannah Cornelius to death produced in court The two-foot 82lb rock used to smashed student's skull after being gang-raped Experts say gifted student died instantly during the Stellenbosch attack Public gallery in court room gasped at size of alleged weapon shown to the judge Vernon Witbooi, 33, Geraldo Parsons, 27, Nashville Julius, 29, and Eben Van Nieberk, 28, stand accused at the Western High Court in Cape Town...
  • Man gets sliced in unprovoked pizzeria attack

    10/17/2018 9:59:00 PM PDT · by Main Street · 62 replies
    New York Post ^ | October 17, 2018 | Tina Moore, Lorena Mongelli and Aaron Feis
    A Bronx man trying to enjoy lunch at his favorite pizza joint had his face slashed and his eye socket broken with what he described as “a Mike Tyson punch” in an unprovoked bias attack, the victim told The Post. Chris Bilcik, 59, said he was sitting alone in Ray’s Pizza on East 138th Street on Oct. 6 when the unhinged man walked in, grabbed a slice of his own, and launched into a racially charged diatribe for no apparent reason.
  • Canandaigua man cleared of hate crime, hopes to get needed help

    10/03/2018 7:00:12 AM PDT · by AbolishCSEU · 21 replies
    Canandaigua Messenger ^ | 10/2/18 | Josh Williams
    Michael Orbino, 42, was found not guilty of all felony hate crime and harassment charges by an Ontario County jury after a four-day trial. According to court testimony, Orbino was at Baker Park in the City of Canandaigua screaming racist slurs at two African-American high school girls.
  • Wendy Martinez: Police Believe Stabbing May Have Been Racially Motivated

    09/24/2018 3:34:06 PM PDT · by Altura Ct. · 26 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 9/22/18
    Police believe the brutal stabbing of a Washington D.C. jogger may have been racially motivated. Anthony Crawford, 23, was arrested Thursday in connection with the murder of 35-year-old Wendy Martinez. He’s been charged with first-degree murder. Investigators mentioned that Martinez's murder might have been “racially motivated” because Crawford “does not like white people,” according to WUSA9. Police said the attack was “unprovoked,” and did not appear to be a robbery. Crawford did not cooperate with police, authorities said. Video footage captured Martinez, who was newly-engaged, stumbling into a Chinese take-out restaurant on Tuesday, covered in blood. She then collapsed. Police...
  • Woman, 19, who accused four Trump-supporting teens of slashing her tires (Hoax)

    09/16/2018 8:58:25 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 34 replies
    UKDailyMail ^ | 16 September 2018 | Megan Sheet
    Adwoa Lewis told detectives Friday she was driving home in Long Island on September 2 when four teens confronted her and yelled 'Trump 2016!' They also allegedly told the black 19-year-old she 'didn't belong here' Lewis said she found her tires slashed and a note that said 'Go home' the next day A police investigation revealed there hadn't actually been a confrontation Lewis later admitted to writing the note, Nassau County police said Saturday
  • Father praises heroic daughter who jumped on MARTA tracks to save his wife's life

    08/22/2018 8:37:52 AM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 36 replies
    ...she jumped on the tracks at the Midtown MARTA station to save her mother. ...sightseeing in Atlanta when Christopher Patrick Brooklin, 28, allegedly pushed the mother without provocation. That’s when Katie Wenszell jumped and got her unconscious mother out of the way of the oncoming train. However, she could not save herself before the train hit and dragged her.
  • Sikh man attacked, told to go back to country while posting campaign signs supporting GOP lawmaker

    08/06/2018 3:21:46 PM PDT · by markomalley · 25 replies
    The Hill ^ | 8/6/18 | Avery Anapol
    A Sikh man says he was attacked and told to “go back to [his] country” in an incident that police in California are investigating as a hate crime.Surjit Malhi, 50, told Sacramento’s CBS13 that he was beaten last week by two men, who also allegedly spray-painted his truck with hate symbols, while he was posting campaign signs in support of Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Calif.) in Stanislaus County.Malhi told the CBS affiliate that the men threw sand in his eyes and brutally beat him in the head, shoulders and neck, while shouting: “Go back to your country!”“It’s very scary, you know,”...
  • Hate crime charges possible for officers accused of beating man outside bar: NOPD chief

    07/26/2018 2:33:11 PM PDT · by BBell · 10 replies
    https://www.nola.com ^ | 7/26/18 | Emily Lane
    The New Orleans Police Department is investigating whether two of its own former police officers should be charged with a hate crime in connection to accusations they severely beat a man outside a bar earlier this week, the police chief said Thursday. The early Tuesday beating outside the Mid-City Yacht Club has already resulted in the arrest and firing of John Galmon, 26, and Spencer Sutton, 24, who were off duty at the time of the fight. The former officers pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to misdemeanor charges of simple battery, but NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison reiterated Thursday (July 26)...
  • Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed

    07/25/2018 10:10:28 AM PDT · by Morgana · 38 replies
    ABC ^ | July 25, 2018 | Steve Iervolino
    President Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was destroyed early this morning, ABC-owned station KABC-TV reported.
  • Man caught on video confronting woman over Puerto Rico shirt charged with felony hate crime

    07/12/2018 4:44:02 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 61 replies
    MSN ^ | 07/12/18 | Matthew Walberg and Gregory Pratt
    The Chicago man shown in a viral video berating a woman for wearing a Puerto Rican flag T-shirt has been charged with a felony hate crime. "After a review of the case, we approved felony hate crimes charges," said Robert Foley, spokesman for the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. Foley said Timothy Trybus faces two counts of felony hate crime, which are enhancements on the charges of misdemeanor assault and misdemeanor disorderly conduct he was previously charged with. Trybus, 62, was arrested Thursday by Cook County Forest Preserve District Police, and is scheduled to appear for a bond hearing at...
  • ‘Chicago Four’ Member Who Tortured Disabled Teen Live On Facebook Gets Nine-Year Sentence

    07/07/2018 8:23:09 AM PDT · by ColdOne · 36 replies
    thedailycaller ^ | 7/6/18 | Anders Hagstrom
    <p>A Chicago man pleaded guilty to kidnapping a mentally disabled teen and beating him with three friends on Facebook Live in 2017.</p> <p>Jordan Hill, 20, pleaded guilty to kidnapping and hate crime charges in court Thursday, CNN reported. Footage of the attack showed Hill and his accomplices, Tesafaye Cooper and Brittany and Tanishia Covington, beating and kicking a tied-up disabled white teen while yelling “Fuck Donald Trump, nigga! Fuck white people, boy! Fuck white people, boy.” Reports suggest the boy was tied up for anywhere from four to five hours.</p>
  • Sucker-Punching Duo Leave Man Unconscious in NYC Street, Then Take Pictures: Cops

    06/28/2018 6:40:48 AM PDT · by Alas Babylon! · 38 replies
    Channel 4 New York City ^ | 28 June 2018 | Katherine Creag
    A man was left in a Bronx street in the middle of the day after a brutal punch knocked him out, leaving him behind for people to pick his pockets and take pictures of him while he's unconscious, authorities say. Police say two attackers walked up to the 37-year-old man last Monday morning in the area of Aqueduct Avenue and Buchanan Place in University Heights. One of the suspects wound up and delivered a knockout blow on the victim, who then fell to the ground in the middle of the intersection. The attackers then walked away, leaving the unconscious man...
  • Police: Black woman declares 'I hate white people' before attacking Ride On bus passengers

    06/18/2018 6:17:08 PM PDT · by Altura Ct. · 90 replies
    News 4 ^ | 6/18/18
    Gaithersburg MD— A black woman declared her disdain for "white people" before pummeling two white passengers onboard a moving Ride On bus, Gaithersburg Police say. Kimberly Jordan, 24, of Silver Spring, is charged with racial harassment, obstructing and second-degree assault due to her alleged offensive and physically painful antics. It was 9 p.m. on a Monday. The Ride On bus was operating a route near the intersection of Frederick Avenue and Travis Avenue, just north of the Lakeforest Mall. Jordan allegedly began to stare at two white passengers and then murmured, "I hate white people." A short while later, Jordan,...
  • Houston Police: Teen's story about being abducted by white supremacists wasn't true

    06/05/2018 12:45:21 PM PDT · by RightGeek · 69 replies
    abc13 News ^ | 6/4/2018 | Tom Abrahams
    HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Houston police say there is no evidence to support the claims made by a teenager that white supremacists abducted him, injured him and threatened him. We first brought you this story last month when 13-year-old Zavion Parker claimed he was grabbed by an adult and four young men after stepping off his school bus. Zavion alleges he was robbed and beaten, all because of his race. He also said he was held at a property at gunpoint until he was able to escape. Michelle Lee, the teen's mother, told Eyewitness News her son managed to escape...
  • Man in MAGA hat accused of pushing immigrant onto subway tracks charged with hate crime

    05/30/2018 3:22:40 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 33 replies
    The Hill ^ | 05/30/18 | Luis Sanchez
    A man wearing President Trump’s signature “Make America Great Again" hat who was arrested for allegedly pushing an immigrant man onto the subway tracks in New York City was reportedly charged with a hate crime on Wednesday. The man, William Ames, made derogatory remarks about Mexican Americans at Union Square last month, getting into a heated argument with two men, BuzzFeed News reported. “I don't know why he targeted me. He started yelling that I was there to take his job and that we bring drugs here,” the victim, identified by the press as Luis Lopez, told The New York...
  • Woman attacks Asian-American service member in racist tirade: 'Go back to f---ing China'

    05/26/2018 7:51:50 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 45 replies
    The Hill ^ | 05/26/18 | Morgan Gstalter
    A viral video released this week caught a woman on camera launching a racist tirade against an Asian-American service member in a parking lot in California. James Ahn said he was driving earlier this month when the woman pulled up next to him and pulled her eyes back in an offensive gesture. “This is not your f—-king country,” she says in the video. “This is my country.” SNIP “All that we could establish is that this was derogatory remarks between two parties,” Bosques said. “There was no threat and there was no crime committed. We did document everything in a...
  • Irish Church Scandal: ‘Priest’ Desecrates Altar With Gay Sex Acts

    05/07/2018 6:15:06 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 24 replies
    Church Militant ^ | 5/4/18 | Alexander Slavsky
    State Police in Ireland investigating the sacrilegeKILDORRERY, Ireland (ChurchMilitant.com) - The latest scandal to rock the Irish Church involves the desecration of a church by a "priest" engaging in gay sex on the high altar. The recent incident happened in St. Bartholomew's Church in Kildorrery, Ireland. Images obtained by Church Militant show a man dressed as a priest caught engaging in oral sex and other sexual activity with another man laid across the altar in the church. Anthony Murphy, director of Lumen Fidei Institute, a Catholic lay association in Ireland, told Church Militant, "A profane and wicked attack has taken...
  • Missouri man, who once threatened to 'kill all white people,' is indicted in 2nd set of 3 killings

    03/03/2018 7:38:50 PM PST · by familyop · 30 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 3, 2018 | Fox News
    The five male victims were all shot as they walked on or near the trails or, in one case, walked home after getting off a bus. The female victim was homeless, and her decomposing body was found in a tent in woods in Grandview. She also was shot, police said. The police say they do not know if the shootings were racially motivated.
  • Man charged with threatening Riverview church over conversion therapy program

    02/28/2018 8:13:54 PM PST · by massmike · 5 replies
    Thenewsherald.com ^ | 02/28/2018 | N/A
    A Southgate man has been charged with a misdemeanor after allegedly leaving a threatening email at a Riverview church over its controversial sexual identity workshop that some people equate to conversion therapy. Brian Carl Begin II was arraigned Feb. 15 in Wyandotte before 27th District Magistrate Elizabeth DiSanto on a single charge of misuse of telecommunications services. The charge is a six-month misdemeanor, with a fine and penalty of up to $1,000, or both. “The workshop has gained so much negative attention on social media and news outlets that the church has canceled the workshop, fearing that protest may turn...
  • Man accused of hate crime at UNLV

    02/28/2018 3:08:42 PM PST · by BackRoads775 · 22 replies
    https://www.reviewjournal.com ^ | 02/28/2018 | mike shoro
    A man has been arrested after a hate crime inside of UNLV’s Student Union on Friday, police said. Metropolitan Police Department officers arrested Gino Flinn in a battery that happened about 11 a.m. Friday inside the union, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, UNLV police announced. Campus police identified Flinn as a suspect on Monday. Flinn remained in Clark County Detention Center Tuesday afternoon on a count of battery resulting in substanial bodily harm with a hate crime enhancement.