reports which reference this
183. Why are ‘hate crime’ hoaxes so popular on campus? 2013-05-02 Laramie WY
Why are ‘hate crime’ hoaxes so popular on campus?
According to this article "Meg Lanker-Simons made headlines this week after police discovered that she posted the threatening, obscenity-laced post on her own Facebook page."
Various other examples from the Wall St Journal and other sources.