GotNews.com can’t find any evidence for the claim by alleged Ferguson con man Shaun King that he was the victim of a hate crime.
Reader Brendon Carr redirected us and we reexamined some of the work we had already done on King.
Gotnews.com checked and it’s true. King did claim he was beaten by rednecks in one of Kentucky’s first registered hate crimes but we can’t find any evidence for it.
UPDATE: Here is King talking about his beating in his book.