Greenfield: Condemning illegal immigration now prosecutable as a hate crime

There’s no question that graffiti is a crime, but the punishment for this should be in line with other graffiti cases.

Prosecuting graffiti that criticizes illegal immigration and the Democratic Party as a hate crime sets a very troubling First Amendment and general legal precedent.

The left would like nothing more than to criminalize all criticism of illegal aliens. This could be their foot in the door:

Maryland State Police have classified anti-immigration graffiti spray painted on the former Army Reserve Center in Westminster as a hate crime.

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