Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Concerns in Ohio Over Proposed Tightening of Federal Hate Crime Laws
Some in Ohio worry that a federal tightening of hate crime laws will mean a loss of freedom of speech.
Congress is considering hate crime legislation that President Bush is threatening to veto. Ohio already has its own hate crime law. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports on what some Ohio groups think of the bill in Washington D. C. right now.