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Josh Ritter Donates Messiah College Money to Charity

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The singer performed at Pennsylvania’s Messiah College, a private Christian college, before he realized they had an anti-gay policy set for the students. ...
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Aryan Brotherhood Inmate Sentenced for Hate Crime

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The assault occurred inside the FCI Seagoville when Hall targeted and attacked the victim, a fellow inmate, because he believed the victim was gay. ...
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Detroit Man Sentenced to 18 Months for Hate Crime

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Special Agent in Charge Foley said, “Hate crimes have no place in a civilized society. We are a nation of laws and our laws embrace diversity and differences." ...
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Judy Shepard: ‘Hate Crimes Still Exist’

Judy Shepard: ‘Hate Crimes Still Exist’
Shepard shared: "[Hate crimes] still exist. We need to be aware. And we never want to forget our history. Our past is what molds us." ...
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Texas Inmate Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime

Texas Inmate Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime
Hall admitted that he assaulted the victim because of his perceived sexual orientation by repeatedly punching and kicking the victim while calling the victim gay slurs. ...
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Justice Department Remarks on Hate Crimes Prevention and Enforcement

Justice Department Remarks on Hate Crimes Prevention and Enforcement
The following is testimony as prepared for delivery by Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, Roy Austin, on the subject of hate crimes prevention and ...
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‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’

‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’
A novel in verse, October Mourning offers readers a masterful, poetic exploration of the impact of the October 1998 murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. ...
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Holding NOM and FRC Accountable for Hate Group Status

Holding NOM and FRC Accountable for Hate Group Status
The LGBT community says there’s a simple solution to FRC’s stated dilemma. Don’t want to be called out for being vehemently anti-LGBT? Do better. ...
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Nebraska Woman Found Shackled in Home Invasion, Anti-Gay Slurs Carved into Stomach

Nebraska Woman Found Shackled in Home Invasion, Anti-Gay Slurs Carved into Stomach
Police in Lincoln have concluded that three men broke into the victim’s home around 4:00am. Perpetrators were wearing ski masks. ...
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Mary Kristene Chapa Helps Portland Police with Updated Murder Sketch

Mary Kristene Chapa Helps Portland Police with Updated Murder Sketch
Chapa worked with a forensic artist from the Texas Rangers on Friday to update the drawing of the man who attacked her and Mollie Olgin on June 22 in Texas. ...
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