On Wednesday, a South Texas jury convicted 30-year-old David Malcom Stickland of capital murder and aggravated sexual assault for the rape of teenage lesbian couple Mollie Olgin and Kristene Chapa and the murder of Olgin.
VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A 23-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to orchestrating an attack on a gay man late last year in what San Bernardino County authorities are calling a hate crime.
SEATTLE (AP) — A 38-year-old Bremerton man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison after admitting he attacked three gay men in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood with a knife.
WASHINGTON - A Maryland man has been sentenced to more than 4 years in prison after prosecutors say he stabbed a transgender girl on a transit train in the nation's capital.
A man shot a same-sex couple visiting Minneapolis from Brooklyn and Philadelphia with a BB gun outside a popular gay club Thursday night, Minneapolis Fox affiliate KMSP-TV reports.
A gay couple said they were attacked in Atlanta, Ga., in March after leaving a restaurant holding hands, when a man jumped out of a car that was following them.
An attack on a man wearing a gay pride t-shirt in the San Diego neighborhood of Oak Park is being investigated as a possible hate crime by police, according to San Diego's CBS affiliate station KFMB.
With his clothes folded neatly into a pile and student I.D. left out along with other miscellaneous items, young gay teen Scott Johnson fell to his death from a cliff in Sydney, Australia. The year was 1988.
(AP) The FBI's latest numbers showed a 17 percent increase in reported hate crimes in 2017.
The MARTA Police Department has apprehended a pair of suspects allegedly involved in a fight on a train last week that was captured by witnesses on video and posted online. The two victims in the case have told local media the fight was result of them being transgender.
(EDGE) Prosecutors say a man was held hostage and beaten for four days inside a Massachusetts apartment because he is gay.
(AP) The Mormon church said Thursday it doesn't oppose hate-crimes legislation in Utah that includes protections for LGBT people, an announcement that could break a longtime legislative logjam on the issue.
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.