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Legal Expert Challenges New Wording in Indiana’s Proposed Hate Crime Bill
INDIANAPOLIS – Controversy over Indiana’s proposed hate crime law continued as some legal experts challenged the bill’s wording. On Tuesday, in a surprise move Senate Republicans stripped the bill of a list of protected classes and replaced it with the phrase “including bias.” Supporters argued it was a fair way to cover everyone, but legal experts said the bill is set up to fail.