Mass Shooter Prosecution Act would allow mass shootings to be prosecuted as terrorism

Mass Shooter Prosecution Act would allow mass shootings to be prosecuted as terrorism

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Seth Moulton (D-MA6) Indisputably, mass shooters who survive their attack should be prosecuted; nobody argues that. But should they be prosecuted for terrorism specifically? Context Currently, federal law defines “domestic terrorism” as an act “dangerous to human life,” which violated either a federal...

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Domestic Terrorism Bill Passes House, Faces Uncertain Future In Senate

Domestic Terrorism Bill Passes House, Faces Uncertain Future In Senate

This post was originally published on this siteThe bill was an answer to the growing pressure Congress faces to address gun violence and white supremacist attacks, following two mass shootings over the weekend.

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‘This is the heart of the Black community’: Buffalo shooting rattles close-knit neighborhood

‘This is the heart of the Black community’: Buffalo shooting rattles close-knit neighborhood

This post was originally published on this siteIn a matter of minutes, the attack transformed the tight-knit neighborhood in Buffalo, New York, into an epicenter of raw grief and outrage.     

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DOJ Creates New, Dedicated Domestic Terrorism Unit

DOJ Creates New, Dedicated Domestic Terrorism Unit

This post was originally published on this site One year after the Capitol insurrection, the DOJ is building a new unit focused on domestic terrorism.

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