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hate crime

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhate crimeˈhate crime noun [countable, uncountable]  a crime that is committed against someone only because they belong to a particular race, religion etc
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hate crimeExactly what makes a hate crime?The Anti-Defamation League has compiled hate crime statistics from law enforcement throughout the county and recorded 413 incidents from 1992-94.
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