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Gay Man Thrown Into Oncoming Traffic, Case Dropped

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Atlanta Police have given up their search of a suspect who threw a gay man into oncoming traffic in March because he was holding hands with his boyfriend. ...
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Gay Veteran Dies After Being Set on Fire in Greensboro

Fundraising flyer for Stephen Patrick White's recovery has turned into a memorial fund for his family.
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Gay veteran Stephen Patrick White suffered burns over 52 percent of his body after he was set on fire. He was found naked, robbed, beaten, and burned. ...
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Judy and Dennis Shepard to Present ‘Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine’ in New York

Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine
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A close friend of Matthew Shepard revisits the shocking case with never-before-seen photos and rare video footage as his all-too-brief life is remembered. ...
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Boy Killed for Playing with Dolls, Caregivers Face Trial

Eight-year-old Gabriel Fernandez lost his life because he played with dolls.
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Gabriel Fernandez was found dead a few days after he was hospitalized with a cracked skull, broken ribs, BB pellets in his lungs and groin, and burns. ...
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Detroit Police Investigating Multiple Transgender-Related Crimes

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At least two of the victims are transgender women, and one victim, whose gender identity is not yet public, was killed in Palmer Park last Friday. ...
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LGBT People Disproportionally Affected by Hate Crimes in Spain

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Of the 550 reported hate crimes reported in Spain in 2012, 235 were due to sexual orientation or gender identity, about 40 percent. ...
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Lesbian Couple Attacked Heading to San Francisco BART Station

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After leaving San Francisco Pride Parade Sunday, a lesbian couple was brutally beaten by men as they shouted anti-gay slurs at the women. ...
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Seattle’s Central District Mourns Loss of Two Gay Men

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Hundreds of concerned citizens and elected officials gathered at 29th and South King Street to remember Dwone Anderson-Young and ...
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South Africa: Seven Teens Witness Gay Murder

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Teens saw Olyn covered in blood and tied up with wire. They watched as the alleged attacker “bashed Olyn on the head with a brick and jumped on his face.” ...
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Lesbian Couple Murdered in TX, Police Seek Answers

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Two Houston women that were together for two years were discovered dead near a convenience store dumpster in Port Bolivar, Texas Sunday night. ...
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