Oregon jurors took a little more than an hour to convict a 25-year-old woman of murder in the death of her 4-year-old son. A prosecutor who emphasized that the boy's sister had witnessed the fatal beating said earlier that a motive behind the violence was the woman's belief that the boy was gay.
The Department of Justice has signed on to assist with the prosecution in the murder case of a genderfluid high school student in Burlington, Iowa. However, the slain teen’s mother has a lot to say to the Trump administration in regards to this recent update.
After 26 years, Waylon Smithers, the long-rumored to be gay personal assistant to nefarious nuclear power magnate Mr. Burns on TV's long-running series "The Simpsons," is finally ready to come out.
A murderer who stabbed a man in the heart because he thought he was "queer" is on the run after escaping from a British prison Sunday, the U.K. newspaper the Daily Mail reports.
A gay man from North Carolina is in critical condition after a man he met at a bar on Nov. 9 allegedly beat, robbed and set him on fire, LGBT newspaper QNotes reports.
A New Mexico woman has been arrested for allegedly physically and sexually abusing her 17-year-old daughter for being gay. Local officials have enhanced the charges because they say the incident qualifies as a hate crime. KVIA 7 reports.
Victims of recent attacks and members of the LGBT community working for more security in Oak Lawn were fuming this week over the way police handled the arrests of two teens who allegedly committed a carjacking last weekend.
A trial date has yet to be set for the three people accused of attacking a gay couple in Center City this past fall.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A monthlong police investigation has concluded that a gay man who reported being the victim of a hate crime at a University of North Dakota fraternity invented the story and actually instigated the fight.
A federal grand jury has indicted a North Texas man on kidnapping and hate crime counts after authorities say he severely beat a gay man he met through an online service.
New York's highest court is allowing prosecutors to resubmit a case alleging manslaughter as a hate crime to a grand jury after agreeing that a man's earlier conviction had to be thrown out.
NEW YORK (AP) - A Brooklyn man has been sentenced to 20 years behind bars for an assault on a transgendered woman that left her with severe brain injuries.
(EDGE) A New York City woman was arrested after allegedly stabbing a black transgender man who offered his seat to her on a subway Christmas night. She has been charged with assault as a hate crime, the New York Daily News reports.
Officers from the New York Police Department arrested and charged two men and one teen suspected of chasing and shooting a man dressed as a woman in Brooklyn Saturday morning, the New York Daily News reports.
(EDGE) New York City Police are investigating the weekend stabbing of a 28-year-old gay man as a possible anti-gay hate crime.
NEW YORK — The NYPD is looking for a suspect in a gay bias attack on a New Jersey man on a subway platform.
At least two Indianapolis-based officials and two organizations are calling upon state lawmakers to establish a hate crime law.
CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland police official says police believe the recent slayings of two transgender women were motivated by hate.
A judge sentenced an Ohio man, who was in charge of taking care of his younger disabled brother, with two-and-a-half years in prison Monday after threatening to castrate and "beat the gay" out of his sibling, the Lancaster Eagle Gazette reports.