Federal Hate Crime Case

LONDON, Ky. - Two Eastern Kentucky men convicted in 2012 of kidnapping and assaulting a gay Letcher county man were both sentenced Wednesday to time in federal prison.

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.  --  An eastern Kentucky man charged with a federal hate crime in an attack on a gay man is challenging the law, which is being used in this case for the first time to prosecute someone for an attack motivated by sexual orientation.