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Federal prosecutors have accused a 19-year-old North Texas man of a hate crime for an attack that left a gay man hospitalized for 10 days with skull and face fractures.
The reputed leader of a neighborhood street gang has admitted a role in a brutal assault on three people that authorities called one of the worst cases of anti-gay violence in New York City history.
Gay porn star Mike Dozer, the HIV-positive actor who made headlines last year for opposing condoms, was arrested in December in Delaware on a number of felony charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy he met on a hookup app.
The man who is accused of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve pleaded not guilty to the charges during his arraignment Tuesday.
It’s been two years since Deoni Jones, a 23-year old transgender woman, was stabbed in her face and killed while waiting at a Northeast D.C. bus stop. For family and friends the mourning continues.
A Florida high school student was suspended last week for 10 days after defending an openly gay student who was being bullied and assaulted - even though the alleged attacker has been charged with battery.
The NYPD is are looking for three men in connection with the Jan. 1 assault on a gay man in the Gramercy Park area of Manhattan. Police are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.
A Minnesota high school student has come forward this week, saying he has experienced anti-gay backlash for coming out -- shortly after another student at the same high school received death threats for coming out on Facebook.
The NYPD is looking for three men in connection with the Jan. 1 assault on a gay man in the Gramercy Park area of Manhattan. Police are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.
A high school student from Circle Pines, Minn., says he received a death threat Tuesday, six weeks after coming out on Facebook.