Topics :: GLBT victims

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Testimony Heard in San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 24
Friends of a lesbian who was shot to death in a parking lot near a gay San Francisco nightclub in 2013 described in court how she had put up her hands and pleaded with the suspect before he shot her and a friend.

Gay Victim of Trump Rally Violence Sues San Jose

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 24
A gay Latino Republican is among the 14 people who filed a lawsuit last Thursday, July 14, against the city of San Jose, its mayor and police chief due to being attacked after attending a Donald Trump rally.

Orlando: Much Has Happened in the Two Weeks Since the Shootings

NATIONAL | By Rhuaridh Marr | Jun 26
Almost two weeks since the worst mass shooting in recent history, a lot has happened.

Orlando Mass Shooting Struck A Gay Sanctuary

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Jun 18
That first step inside a gay bar, that first kiss between two girls, that first sighting of a trans or drag performer, are rites of passage for most of us, whether magical or awkward. It's a part of coming out and coming of age.

Vigils in San Francisco Mark Orlando Rampage

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jun 18
Whatever happens at this year's Pride, set for June 25-26, last weekend's massacre at Pulse nightclub, which also left 53 injured, has emboldened many in San Francisco.

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.

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