NY Governor Signs Hate Crimes Domestic Terrorism Act

wnbf.com - 29 days ago


New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed the first domestic terrorism law in the nation to include mass violence motivated by hate. Under the “Hate Crimes Domestic Terrorism Act”, mass shootings against a group of people based on their actual or perceived race, religion, gender or national origin is punishable by up to life in prison without parole.