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7 in Los Angeles Charged With Firebomb Attacks on Black Families

Seven men have been charged in a federal indictment with firebombing the homes of African-American families living in a Latino neighborhood of Los Angeles. The 10-count indictment against the men, all members of a street gang known as Big Hazard (Hazard Grande), was unsealed Thursday. Charges included arson, weapons offenses, civil rights violations and racketeering. "The defendants used firebombs to drive the victims from their homes because of their race," said Vanita...

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