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TERM

hate speech

CONTEXT & COMMENTS

Def.: Speech that carries no meaning other than the expression of hatred for some group such as a particular race, esp. in circumstances in which the communication is likely to provoke violence. (Black’s Law Dictionary, 9th ed. 2009)
        • Racial or homophobic slurs are instances of hate speech that could be argued to be an aggravating circumstance for sentencing purposes.

SUGGESTED TRANSLATIONS

expresiones de odio || comentario(s) motivado(s) por prejuicios

Category

LEGAL

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Created at 2/27/2014 10:27 AM by jonathanw
Last modified at 3/25/2014 9:19 AM by jonathanw