Black Georgia lawmakers to push for state hate crimes law in wake of church attack plot

In News, WTVC by Maya

ATLANTA — Black lawmakers in Georgia said Thursday that they will push for a state hate crimes law after a white 16-year-old girl was accused of plotting to attack black churchgoers. In a statement, the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus said it will push for a state hate crimes law “that protects the civil rights of all and further penalizes those …