Uneven

As lawmakers at the Statehouse grapple with Senate Bill 12, the hate crimes bill now before the Indiana House of Representatives, a study released Monday by The Center for Research on Inclusion and Social Policy at the Indiana University Public Policy Institute found that in the 45 states with hate crimes laws, these were applied unevenly across groups.

As lawmakers at the Statehouse grapple with Senate Bill 12, the hate crimes bill now before the Indiana House of Representatives, local researchers have published a study of how the other 45 states with similar laws on the books handle such cases.

Rob Burgess, News Editor at NUVO, can be reached by email at rburgess@nuvo.net, by phone at 317-808-4614 or on Twitter @robaburg.

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