Once we’ve accepted that a separate crime can consist in harboring hate while committing an underlying crime, how long will it be before there are prosecutors and juries willing to dispense with the burdensome necessity of actually proving the underlying crime in the first place, and who will just slide smoothly to convicting the guy of having hate in his heart?

         

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