Summary: S.3178 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (06/28/2018)

Justice for Victims of Lynching Act of 2018

This bill specifies that an offense involving lynching is a criminal civil rights violation. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a prison term, a fine, or both.