10/31/2014 10:42 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

City Council Approves Hate-Crime Measure, Moves To Regulate The Use Of Drones

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City Council unanimously approved a measure on Thursday that would make it a crime to harm someone because of sexual orientation, gender identity, or disabilities.

The proposal was triggered by the Sept. 11 assault on a gay couple in Center City.

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