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Newspaper Publication of Anti-Latino Comments Stirs Controversy
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/10/21/publication-of-anti-latino-comments-stirs-controversy/

Never let it be said that the words of a simple “man on the street” can’t have far-reaching consequences in the modern world.The Hazleton, Pa., Standard-Speaker newspaper ...

Former Cops Sentenced in Cover-Up of Immigrant’s Beating Death
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/06/02/former-police-officers-sentenced-in-cover-up-of-immigrants-beating-death/

Two former Pennsylvania police officers convicted of working to cover up the beating death of a Mexican immigrant more than two years ago – a hate crime that turned the ...

Split Verdict in Conspiracy Trial of Three Pennsylvania Officers
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/01/27/verdict-split-in-conspiracy-trial-involving-three-pennsylvania-police-officers/

Three former Pennsylvania police officers who were accused of conspiring to cover up the beating death of a Mexican immigrant two years ago were cleared on Thursday of the ...

Conspiracy Trial Opens for Pennsylvania Cops in Immigrant’s Killing
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/01/14/conspiracy-trial-opens-for-pennsylvania-cops-in-immigrants-killing/

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The federal trial of three police officers accused of trying to cover up the murder of an undocumented Mexican immigrant – a hate crime that drew the ...

Stung by Racism Charges, Nativist Leader Pulls Out of Rallies
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/20/stung-by-racism-charges-nativist-leader-quits-rallies/

William Gheen, the obstreperous head of the nativist group Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, or ALIPAC, has pulled his group out of all June Arizona rallies backing that ...

Indictments Detail Alleged Police Cover-up in Beating Death
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/12/16/federal-indictments-reveal-details-of-police-cover-up-in-beating-death-of-latino-immigrant-in-pennsylvania/

At about 11:30 on the night of July 12, 2008, six teenagers brutally assaulted a Latino man in a Shenandoah, Pa., park while yelling “Fucking spic, “Go back to Mexico” ...

Pennsylvania Police Officers Indicted in Cover-Up of Immigrant’s Killing
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/12/15/pennsylvania-police-officers-indicted-in-cover-up-of-immigrants-killing/

Indictments were unsealed today against three police officers in Shenandoah, Pa., including the chief, on obstruction of justice and other charges in connection with the beating ...

‘Tea Parties Against Amnesty’ Planned in 50 Cities Tomorrow
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/11/13/%e2%80%98tea-parties-against-amnesty%e2%80%99-planned-in-50-cities-tomorrow/

In 1773, American colonists dumped tea into Boston Harbor to protest taxation without representation under British rule. If they were around today, the colonists might be ...

Acquittal in Pennsylvania Killing Sparks Nativist Rally
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/05/26/acquittal-in-pennsylvania-killing-sparks-nativist-rally/

Three weeks after an all-white jury in Shenandoah, Pa., acquitted two local high school football stars of beating to death a Mexican immigrant — a verdict that many observers ...

Racial Tensions Boiling In Shenandoah Two Weeks After Verdicts
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/05/19/racial-tensions/

Racially charged incidents, including threats, fights and vandalism, are intensifying in Shenandoah, Pa., a coal town where two white teenagers were recently found not guilty ...