Eddie Crespo

Man Cleared In Alleged NY Hate Attack On Imam

Prosecutors dropped their case against Eddie Crespo this week after a grand jury declined to indict him on any charges in the December 8 incident.

12/17/2010

Council Speaker Christine Quinn (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

City Launches Weekend-Long Campaign Against Hate

Religious leaders and New York City politicians are joining together to combat hate crimes. City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said the attack this week on a Queens imam is especially disturbing.

12/10/2010

MTA Subway - File/Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images

2 Charged in Hate Crime Against Imam

Two men attacked a Muslim religious leader in a hate-fueled assault in a subway station, with one hurling slurs along with a fist, prosecutors and Muslim advocates said Thursday.

12/09/2010