Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
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.