CBN News - House Committee Passes Hate Crimes Act
April 24, 2009By Jennifer Wishon, CBN News Washington Correspondent
CBNNews.com - CAPITOL HILL -- In a vote of 15 to 12, the House Judiciary Committee Thursday advanced hate crimes legislation.
It adds gay, lesbian, and transgender people to the list of federally protected classes. But critics warn it could also criminalize preachers, who preach against homosexuality.
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