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Texas Men Who Tortured Black Gay Man Indicted

CRIME | By John Riley | Aug 22
A federal grand jury returned a four-count indictment against Jimmy Garza, Jr., 32, and Ramiro Serrata, Jr., 22. The men are accused of a hate crime involving alleged sexual violence.

2 Gay Ga. Teens Attacked By Alleged Screwdriver-Wielding Mob

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 23
Two gay teenagers from Georgia say they were attacked after school Monday by a screwdriver-wielding group of kids and young adults.

Harris Seeks to Stop 'Shoot the Gays' Initiative

NATIONAL | Mar 28
State Attorney General Kamala Harris on Wednesday said that she would go to court in an effort to stop a proposed ballot initiative that calls for gays to be killed.

CA Lawmaker Seeks Bar Review of Author 'Shoot Gays' Ballot Initiative Author

POLITICS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Mar 14
A gay state lawmaker is firing back against a proposed ballot initiative that seeks to shoot to death homosexuals, asking the State Bar of California to investigate the attorney behind the measure.

Gay Man Reportedly Stoned to Death in Jamaica

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 12
A video is gaining attention this week that reportedly shows the vicious killing of a gay man in Jamaica who was allegedly stoned to death.

Cher Sends Prayers to Russia's LGBT Community

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 21
While promoting a new HBO documentary that details the hardships gay men and women face in Russia, Cher took to Twitter Tuesday to show solidarity with Russia's LGBT community, specifically those who have been kidnapped and tortured.

Same-Sex Couple Attacked While Riding Bikes in Calif.

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 30
A same-sex couple was attacked in Long Beach, Calif., Saturday evening while riding their bicycles home.

Police Release Surveillance Video of 'Clean Cut' Gang Involved in Philly Anti-Gay Hate Crime

CRIME | By EDGE | Sep 17
Philadelphia Police are seeking the help of the public to help apprehend a group of young white men and women who attacked and robbed two gay men in their late 20's late in the evening of Thursday, September 11.

UK Photographer Blinded in Alleged Anti-Gay Attack

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 16
A gay photographer from the United Kingdom was left blind in one eye after an allegedly anti-gay attack that occurred last week.

German Gay Rights Activist Beaten in Belgrade

CRIME | Sep 14
A German man who took part in a gay rights conference suffered life-threatening brain injuries when he was severely beaten in downtown Belgrade on Saturday, Serbian police and gay activists said.

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