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After 30 Years, Gay Man's Death Now Prompts $1 Million Reward

After 30 Years, Gay Man's Death Now Prompts $1 Million Reward

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 11
For decades police in Australia regarded the mysterious death of a gay American found dead at the bottom of a cliff to be a suicide. That's all changed now - to the tune of a $1 million reward for information that brings his killers to justice.

Two Suspects Arrested In Connection with Alleged Stabbing Attack Targeting Gay Couple

Two Suspects Arrested In Connection with Alleged Stabbing Attack Targeting Gay Couple

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 10
Two suspects are now in custody in connection with an attack on a gay couple in Las Vegas.

Alleged Subway Attacker Fractures Woman's Spine, Hurls Anti-LGBT Slur

Alleged Subway Attacker Fractures Woman's Spine, Hurls Anti-LGBT Slur

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 10
A homophobic subway attack in New York City left a 20-year-old woman with a spinal fracture, media reports say, after the alleged assailant berated her and another woman for sharing a kiss.

Jury to Recommend Sentence for White Nationalist

Jury to Recommend Sentence for White Nationalist

Dec 10
The same jury that convicted a man of first-degree murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a 2017 white nationalist rally will now decide his punishment.

Gay SF Pastor Arrested on Child Porn Charges

Gay SF Pastor Arrested on Child Porn Charges

By Alex Madison | Dec 9
A gay San Francisco pastor, who has historically fought for gay rights in the Lutheran Church, was arrested on charges of possession of child pornography, according to the San Francisco Police Department.

Anti-Gay 'Murder Music' Performer Buju Banton Out of Jail

Anti-Gay 'Murder Music' Performer Buju Banton Out of Jail

Dec 9
Reggae star Buju Banton is free after serving seven years in federal prison on drug charges.

Prosecutors: Illegal Hush Money Paid at Trump's 'Direction'

Prosecutors: Illegal Hush Money Paid at Trump's 'Direction'

By Michael Balsamo | Dec 8
The Justice Department says that President Donald Trump directed illegal payments to buy the silence of two women whose claims of extramarital affairs threatened his presidential campaign.

Iowa Religious Activist Criminally Charged in LGBTQ Book Burning

Iowa Religious Activist Criminally Charged in LGBTQ Book Burning

Dec 7
A northwestern Iowa religious activist who burned four LGBTQ children's books he'd checked out of an Orange City library has been charged with misdemeanor criminal mischief.

Watch: Stickers Sporting Anti-Gay Hate Pop Up Around Massachusetts City

Watch: Stickers Sporting Anti-Gay Hate Pop Up Around Massachusetts City

Dec 6
Local news sources reported that stickers sporting anti-gay hate messages appeared around the downtown area of Attleboro, a city of about 44,000 people located 39 miles south of Boston.

Utah Hate Crime Law Under Scrutiny After Tire Shop Beating

Utah Hate Crime Law Under Scrutiny After Tire Shop Beating

By Brady McCombs and Lindsay Whitehurst | Dec 6
The recent beating of a young man and his father at their Salt Lake City tire shop by an attacker who told police he targeted them because they were Mexican is renewing criticism of the state's hate crime law, which one prosecutor is calling unusable.

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