Legislating to address hate crimes against the LGBT community in the Commonwealth

Goodall, Kay and Walters, Mark (2019) Legislating to address hate crimes against the LGBT community in the Commonwealth. Technical Report. Human Dignity Trust.

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Abstract

This report, commissioned by the Human Dignity Trust on Behalf of the Equality & Justice Alliance, provides a detailed analysis of the purpose of Hate Crimes laws and assesses how these laws, already enacted in parts of the Commonwealth, are being used to tackle the pervasive violence faced by LGBT communities. The report identifies and assesses the different types and models of legislation that are being used and provides recommendations for other Commonwealth legislators.

Item Type: Reports and working papers (Technical Report)
Additional Information: ISBN 9781913173005
Keywords: LGBT, Hate Crime
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Depositing User: Mark Walters
Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2019 14:43
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2019 08:39
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/84559

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