PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - A woman accused of attacking a mother in front of her young child on a TriMet bus appeared before a judge on Monday.

Nimo Jire Kalinle, 42, pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of fourth-degree felony assault, first-degree bias crime, second-degree bias crime, and two counts of interfering with public transportation.

According to court documents, Kalinle appeared to be getting off at the bus stop near North Fremont Street and North Gantenbein Avenue on Jan. 19 when she began punching a woman in her face.

Police say the victim was with her young child and husband at the time of the assault. Court documents state the husband stepped in and restrained Kalinle until officers arrived.

The victim told police when she asked Kalinle why she hit her, Kalinle said "It's because you're white and I hate white people," according to court documents.

In those documents, the victim says she never saw Kalinle before and does not know her.

The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for her injuries.

Kalinle is scheduled to be back in court on March 6.

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That BT1,000 is very very ugly which is a common trait among them the ugliest and most violent race of women on this planet are them hands down!

The Fed

I'm very sorry to say that is the single most ugly person I have ever seen. No wonder she's so angry.


I doubt very much she will be charged with a hate crime. Generally it only works one way.


Boy, You guys really had to pile on the ads to burry the comments deep on this one. I guess I could see why. I suppose it just does not fit the narrative that only white people are racist.

Frederick Fukov

Can we just deport her back to Somalia? I'm sure she'll find work as a pirate.

Bob Simpletown

Obviously a recent import from the dark continent where the average IQ is 70. They're not sending their best but the DNC wants to open the floodgates. More more more please, anything to vote out Trump.

Terrell Higgs

Hate crime, she should get years, but I doubt she'll get much time


It works both ways, folks. All the racists are NOT white.


Her hero is Michelle Obama, the most racist 1st lady ever. She needs to be flushed.


she doesn't know that most liberal whites in this town already hate themselves.

Frederick Fukov

Hey, I think I saw this gal's dating profile on "Plenty of Fights."


Had she attacked my wife she wouldn't be in front of a judge, she'd be meeting the coroner.

Frederick Fukov

I was thinking the same thing. It would have been impossible to contain myself from pounding the living Schiff out of her. Look after multiple violent crimes, and especially right in front of the child, this thing needs to be behind bars for at least 10 years.

Bob Simpletown

This thing needs to be in her country of origin and it isn't in the northern or western hemispheres.


We keep reading about this person, it’s past time for decades imprisonment.

Mr pickles

Needs putting down. A female Mr Christian in the making.

William R

Nimo could work on her smile.

Kenny Rogers

I don't care who you are, there's no place for hatred in this world.


I hate really ugly people also.


A simple google search shows this women has at least 6 prior arrests

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