CA Hate Crimes Down and Up in 2008

The California Attorney General released its report on Hate Crimes in California in 2008. It has some interesting statistics which are likely of interest to folks following accusations of violence, intimidation, assault, vandalism, etc. related to the Proposition 8 debates. Overall, hate events in California were down 2% from 1,426 in 2007 to 1,397 in […]

SLC Council – No discrimation here

Salt Lake City’s Mayor and City Council are considering a couple of ordinances which would ban discrimination in housing and employment based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The ordinances in question would both ban discrimination and provide a mechanism whereby individuals may file grievance claims. An LDS Church spokesman, Michael Otterson, spoke in favor […]