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Dems Sneak Hate Crimes Bill In Defense Initative

Democrats are expected to sneak the hate crimes bill through the Senate as early as tomorrow after they offered it as an amendment to the Defense Authorization bill. The Senate approved the same hate crime legislation last year as part of the military funding bill, but it was never reconciled with the House’s bill. The […]

Senate Letter Calls For Filibuster Of Hate Crimes Bill

A Texas pastor has written an open letter to the U.S. Senate, asking someone, anyone, to filibuster pending “hate crimes” legislation and stop what he calls a “maddening march to the destruction of our First Amendment right to freely practice our religion.” As WND has reported, the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of […]

HR 1913 Attorneys Urge Senate to Vote Against Hate Crimes Bill

Attorneys at a Christian legal group are urging the U.S. Senate not to pass the expanded “Hate Crimes” bill, which the House this week voted 249-175 in favor of. The attorneys at the Alliance Defense Fund insist that the bill, H.R. 1913, could severely impede Americans’ constitutional rights to freedom of religion and freedom of […]

HR 1913 – Will Hate Crime Bill Silence Pastors

The U.S. House today approved a federal “hate crimes” bill that would provide special protections to homosexuals but leave Christian ministers open to prosecution should their teachings be linked to any subsequent offense, by anyone, against a “gay.” The vote, 249-175, came despite intense from Republicans who argued the measure would create a privileged class. […]

HR 1913 Hate Crimes Bill Gains Approval of House Panel

The House Judiciary Committee approved legislation Thursday to extend federal hate crimes law to cover offenses based on sexual orientation. The measure was approved 15-12 after a two-day debate and the defeat of more than a dozen Republican amendments. Current federal hate crime law covers the use or threat of force based on race, color, […]

HR 1913 Hate Crimes Legislation Vote Coming

U.S. Representative, Barney Frank, announced Thursday that the House Judiciary Committee will be considering hate crimes legislation, H.R. 1913, this coming week of April 20. Frank is expecting the committee to pass the bill which would leave it in the House to vote on later this spring, according to a news release issued by Barney […]

Christian Pastors Worried By H.R. 1913

A Texas congressman who is a former judge warns that the “hate crimes” legislation reintroduced in the U.S. House could potentially lead to the arrest of Christian pastors who speak out against sexual immorality. Representatives John Conyers (D-Michigan) and Mark Kirk (R-Illinois) are sponsoring the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act (H.R. 1913), also […]