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TheMadMonk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-09-07 03:00 AM
Response to Reply #48
83. It's not making the punishment harsher, but ensuring that it's JUST.
The hateful should not get a walk or lesser sentence just because the victim is a dumb nigger, screaming fag, filthy pervert, damaged goods, filthy slut, or whatever other persona non grata who might be given short shrift on the local level.

It's about leveling the playing field and ensuring the victim of a "hate crime" get a FAIR and JUST hearing in an unbiased forum.

That said: Certain types of hate crime don't select A (single) victim for their "membership", but the despised population as a whole as the victim in that case it should be treated as a mass/serial crime and attract a harsher penalty than a similar crime randomly targeted.

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