I am pleased to see people agree with me that the whole idea of a "hate" crime as opposed to crime in general is ridiculous. Murder is murder, theft is theft, rape is rape, etc.
Punish everyone equally as harshly you commit a crime you know what you're doing.
I think ALL crimes should be pusnished accordingly
The crime should determine the punishment no matter what the motive was.
Yes, hate crimes should be punished more severely. The reason is that there are certain people that kill people ba
People who kill for love, or revenge, or any other reason should be punished, but killing someone because you hate them for something they cant control, not something they did to you.
No, they shouldn't be.
i do believe that hate crimes should be punished more severely, because hate crimes are directed at a specific segment of the population. therefore, anyone who belongs to that segment is at risk. not so with greed, anger and revenge which are directed, generally, at a specific person.
Motivation doesn't change the crime...so no.
hate crimes usually hurts less people...greed crimes can ruin the lives of thousands and thousands of good people
hang them all.
Hate, greed, anger and the impulse to seek revenge are all destructive, fear-ba
Nope. Those laws are hate laws.
Hate crimes should be abolished. Because most crimes are sentenced ba
Its a popular idea politically. I don't think its a deterrent.
its really about ignorance and rehabilitation.
greed anger and revenge are all hate filled.