Poll: Does Hate Crimes Bill Threaten Religious Liberties?

Does expanding federal hate crimes protections to gays threaten religious liberties?

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By Dan Gilgoff, God & Country

Religious conservatives allege that Congress's expansion of hate crimes protections to include gays threatens the religious liberties of those who publicly condemn homosexuality. Legal experts tend to disagree.

What do you think? Take a moment to explain your vote in comments.

This poll is now closed, but the debate continues in the comments section.

Do you think expanding federal hate crimes protections to gays, as the Senate did this week, threatens the religious liberties of those who condemn homosexuality?

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