Brooklyn Congressman Announces Drive To Toughen Federal Bias Crime Laws
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006
Press release about Charles Schumer announcing his hate crimes bill, which would increase the sentencing for any Federal crimes motivated by racial, religious, ethnic or gender bias or hatred.
January 17, 1992, Date accepted
Legislation, Racism, Discrimination, Violence, Prisons, Criminal Justice System, Law
Individuals or Organizations MentionedCharles Schumer
, United States. Congress
, Martin Luther King, Jr.
(is referenced), Washington, DC
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006. Brooklyn Congressman Announces Drive To Toughen Federal Bias Crime Laws: RiPe_b20_f09_0011_pg01. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 24 Jan 2021.
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