- NPRMay 26 01:31 PM
Those convicted of targeting law enforcement and emergency crews can now face stricter penalties. "The overarching message is that hate crimes will not be tolerated in Louisiana," the governor said.
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- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 07:05 AM
Louisiana has become the first state to expand its hate-crime protections to include police, firefighters, and emergency workers. Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) of Louisiana, who comes from a family that includes four generations of law enforcement officers, signed the bill that already had broad support at the state's capitol into law Thursday. Recommended: Can you pass the written police officer ...
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- Channel 8 San DiegoMay 27 11:25 PM
Oceanside police are investigating a vandalism at an Oceanside LGBTQ Resource Center is motivated by a hate crime.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 24 02:36 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is poised to become the first state in the nation to expand its hate-crime laws to protect police, firefighters and emergency medical crews — a move that could stir the national debate over the relationship between law enforcement and minorities.
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- NPRMay 24 05:16 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards is expected to sign the legislation, supported by so-called Blue Lives Matter advocates, which would allow additional penalties against people who target first responders.
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- ABC 13 HoustonMay 27 06:02 PM
Louisiana has become the first state in the nation to expand its hate-crime laws to protect police, firefighters and emergency medical crews.
- Fox NewsMay 26 08:31 AM
Louisiana’s governor signed a first-of-its-kind bill Thursday afternoon that would make it a hate crime to target police officers and first responders.
- KGTV San DiegoMay 25 06:58 PM
Oceanside police say someone threw a rock and broke a window at the North County LGBTQ Resource Center.
- CNNMay 27 08:22 AM
With the nationwide friction between the Black Lives Matter movement and supporters of law enforcement as a backdrop, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed a bill Thursday expanding the state's hate-crimes statute to add the targeting of police officers, firefighters and EMS personnel.
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- ABC NewsMay 24 09:28 AM
Louisiana is poised to become the first state in the nation to expand its hate-crime laws to protect police, firefighters and emergency medical crews
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