Healey appeals for hate crimes law overhaul

Emily Parkin

BOSTON (State House News Service) – Renewing her case to overhaul the state’s hate crimes statute, Attorney General Maura Healey on Tuesday argued that existing law allows for effectively “no difference” in punishment between a racist assault and a punch thrown among feuding bar-hoppers. Healey urged legislators to advance a […]

What Is Kyle Rittenhouse Charged With?

Emily Parkin

Here are the five felony charges Kyle Rittenhouse faces in the trial, numbered the way they are in the amended criminal complaint, which does not list them in order of severity (the most severe is Count 4). For each of the felonies, the complaint also lists an aggravating factor that […]