Twelve-Year-Old Charged With Hate Crime After Beating Up Muslim Girl on Staten Island

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Osman Daramy was also charged with felony assault and aggravated harassment after he punched, kicked, and tried to rip the hijab off of a 13-year-old classmate at Berta Dreyfus Intermediate School yesterday. [NYDN] Update: As commenters have pointed out, Osman's dad has protested that it can't be a hate crime, because he is Muslim, too.