Sessions Vows Crackdown on Hate Crimes

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions made an overture to some of his most fervid critics by inviting dozens of civil rights leaders to a hate-crimes summit and emphasizing his support for prosecuting anti-transgender and anti-Muslim crime, reports the Wall Street Journal. As a senator from Alabama, Sessions voted against a 2009 hate-crime law that expanded protections to people targeted for . . .

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