Topics :: GLBT victims

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Accused Describes Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed SF Gay Man

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 30
The man accused of killing a gay San Francisco man in a hit-and-run crash says he didn't realize he'd hit someone until days later, and he didn't turn himself in because of his son.

SF Pride Shooting Case Settled

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 22
The nonprofit organization that runs San Francisco's annual LGBT Pride parade and festival this week settled a lawsuit with a man who had sued it after he was shot at the June 2013 celebration.

Jailed Couple Describes Trans Assault

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 21
The man accused of attacking a transgender woman in San Francisco's Mission district Sunday has told the Bay Area Reporter that the incident started when she bumped into him and his fiance and called him the n-word.

Trial Starts in '13 SF Pride Shooting

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 14
An attorney for a man who was shot at the 2013 San Francisco LGBT Pride celebration told prospective jurors this week that organizers had done nothing to prevent the incident.

Pray the Gay Away :: An In-Depth Look at 'Conversion Therapy'

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Oct 10
The controversial practice of conversion therapy, reparative therapy, or ex-gay ministries varies, but generally consists of licensed therapists or houses of worship using religion and "science" for claims they can "cure" homosexuality.

Gay Men Detail Islamic State Anti-Gay Brutality in U.N. Testimony

INTERNATIONAL | By John Riley | Aug 30
Two gay men who fled their home countries after Islamic State militants seized control of their hometowns shared the gruesome details of anti-gay persecution and killings of men suspected of being homosexual.

ISIS Murders Mount :: Latest Gay Victims Hurled from 100-Foot Building

INTERNATIONAL | By Rhuaridh Marr | Jun 8
In yet another horrific murder by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS/ISIL), three men have been dropped from the roof of a 100ft building in Iraq for being gay.

Questions Remain in Gay Man's Death

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | May 3
Questions continue to surround the death of a former Bay Area Reporter writer as people who know the man accused of killing him express surprise, and an attorney for a co-defendant in the case says she's innocent.

Man Charged with Murder in Death of Gay Former Journalist

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 25
A man has been charged with murder in the April 15 death of a gay former Bay Area Reporter freelance writer who had covered marriage equality and other issues before opening a moped shop in Sacramento.

Man Acquitted in Gay Roommate's Death

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 12
People who knew a gay San Francisco man who was stabbed, beaten, and strangled to death in 2011 expressed shock after a jury last week acquitted the man accused of murdering him.

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