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hate crimes legislation – QNotes

Hate crime bill would expand LGBTQ protections in NC

Bill would address growing hate violence

A bill introduced in the North Carolina General Assembly would expand state hate crime statutes to include crimes against individuals based on sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and disability. House Bill 152 would also shift certain crimes from misdemeanors to felonies.

White House releases fact sheet record

Details mark successes and strides in the push for equality

President Barack Obama’s administration has released a fact sheet that lays out its record and accomplishments that have been made for the LGBT community during its tenure thus far.