Dennis and Judy Shepard Discuss Hate Crimes Bill


As I mentioned in the round-up, the federal hate crimes bill went before the Senate Judiciary Committee today. Attorney General Eric Holder testified, strongly urging passage of the act.

You can read Holder's testimony HERE (PDF).

CNN's Kyra Phillips talked to Dennis and Judy Shepard about their late son Matthew, for whom the bill is named, and the bill itself.

Watch it, AFTER THE JUMP...