Category Archives: Hate Crimes

18Apr, 2017

NC Assault Charges Are More Serious If Considered a “Hate Crime”
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

NC Assault Charges Are More Serious If Considered a Hate Crime

Last week, we laid out the basics of assault crimes: what can be considered assault in North Carolina, the different types of assault charges, and what penalties you may face if you are convicted of assault.

Let’s go back to Continue reading “NC Assault Charges Are More Serious If Considered a “Hate Crime””

09Mar, 2015

Defining Hate Crimes in North Carolina
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

Defining Hate Crimes in North Carolina A recent tragedy in Chapel Hill has quickly become a source of controversy around the globe. Last month, 46-year-old Craig Hicks was charged with shooting and killing three Muslims—a husband, wife, and the wife’s sister. The shootings sparked concerns that Continue reading “Defining Hate Crimes in North Carolina”