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Alleged Northwestern chapel vandals indicted on a dozen hate crime charges

Alleged Northwestern chapel vandals indicted on a dozen hate crime charges

Two one-time Northwestern University students arrested for spraypainting racist and homophobic messages, along with phallic drawings and the word "Trump" inside a campus chapel earlier this year now face two-dozen criminal charges related to the March 11 incident, including a dozen hate crime charges, according to prosecutors.

Anthony Morales, 19, and Matthew Kafker, 18, were charged in connection with the vandalism immediately after it was discovered. But a grand jury was subsequently convened, and handed up an indictment against the men, including 12 counts each of hate crime at a church/synagogue/place of worship, along with four counts of institutional vandalism and...

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