Topic: Hate Crimes in South Carolina
Pages: 3 Double spaced
Order type: Coursework
Subject: Political Science
Language: English (U.S.)
Write a 3 page paper answering the following questions:
1. Does the state of South Carolina have a hate crimes law?
2. If so, what groups are covered?
3. Discuss whether hate crimes laws are needed, that is, should any groups be singled out for special protection?
4. Should criminal penalties be enhanced when a crime is targeted at an individual or individuals due to gender or sexual orientation, or to a group/organization based on its views of gender or sexual orientation?