fakehatecrimes.org

fake hate crimes: a database of hate crime hoaxes in the usa



The purpose of this site is to compile a comprehensive database of the false reports of "hate crimes" committed (mostly) in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the original book on this subject. The books Hate Crime Hoax and Hate Crimes: Criminal Law & Identity Politics are recommended, as are the websites Watching the Watchdogs and Fake Hate Map.

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194. Transgender school student admits to inventing attack. Assemblyman Tom Ammiano had said in a stateme... 2014-02-01 Contra Costa CA

title
Hercules Transgender Teen Admits Making Up Story Of School Bathroom Assault

name
CBS San Francisco

authors
Chris Filippi

url
http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/03/04/hercules-transgender-teen-admits-making-up-story-of-sex-assault-in-bathroom/

summary
A transgender student at Hercules High School who reported being sexually assaulted in a school bathroom has admitted to making the story up, according to police.

date read
2014-03-09

date published
2014-03-04


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