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Black Hate Crime Sucker Punch Conviction In Laguna Beach Whole Foods Reversed

A 24-year-old San Clemente man who sucker-punched a Black Whole Foods employee in Laguna Beach had his hate crime conviction overturned by a panel of appellate court justices, according to records obtained Thursday. Fernando Ramirez, who was sentenced to six years in prison last January, was convicted in October 2019 of battery with serious bodily […]