Atlanta spa shootings could be first test of Georgia state’s new hate crimes law

//Atlanta spa shootings could be first test of Georgia state’s new hate crimes law

Atlanta spa shootings could be first test of Georgia state’s new hate crimes law

The murder case against a white man charged with shooting and killing six women of Asian descent and two other people at Atlanta-area massage businesses this week could become the first big test for Georgia’s new hate crimes law.Robert Aaron Long, 21, told police that the attacks Tuesday at two spas in Atlanta and another massage business near suburban Woodstock were not racially motivated and claimed to have a sex addiction. Authorities said he apparently lashed out at what he saw as sources…

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