Harvard police are investigating a hate crime after portraits of its African-American professors were defaced.
Black Protester Mercutio Southall Who Was Beaten at Trump Rally Ready to Sue for Hate Crime
- A black man who was physically attacked by Donald Trump supporters at a rally on Saturday said he is ready to pursue hate crime charges against those responsible.
Mercutio Southall's attorney told The Daily Beast he and his client are working to file a complaint with an Alabama magistrate for misdemeanor assault charges against several men seen kicking and dragging Southall during a Birmingham, Alabama event. David Gespass said he and Southall may also pursue felony hate-crime charges against the men who allegedly called Southall a "nigger" and a "monkey."
Gespass said Southall was diagnosed with a mild concussion and released from a hospital on Tuesday morning.(Excerpt) Read more at: thedailybeast.com ...
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