September 27, 2012

Mich. man ordered to study history of Hindusim after hate crime conviction

Print More

Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.

BAY CITY, Mich. (RNS) A man who assaulted two men because he thought they were Muslims and was then ordered to write a report on the cultural contributions of Islam has a new assignment — to write a report on the history of Hinduism. By Cole Waterman.

  • Alex H.

    I like this judge; I think his approach could have a lot of potential in making probation and suspended sentences more effective at deterring future bad behavior.