Oct 22, 2019 | 18:22 pm
A Dallas man was found guilty of misdemeanor assault for beating up transgender murder victim Muhlaysia Booker in a violent altercation in April that was captured on video and shared online to social media, shocking many in the Dallas metro area, as well as around the country. Edward Thomas faced a felony charge of aggravated […]
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Jury awards $1.75 million to gay Staten Island man who claims NYPD assaulted him and called him “faggot”Oct 22, 2019 | 17:08 pm
The city is reviewing its legal options, pointing to what it calls "inconsistencies" in Louis Falcone's story
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Oct 22, 2019 | 13:30 pm
Warren Hurst lamented that a gay man is running for president and claims white men's rights are being taken away
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Oct 22, 2019 | 12:18 pm
Manager falsely claimed that South Carolina law requires trans people to use restrooms matching their biological sex at birth
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Oct 21, 2019 | 15:55 pm
Elise Hebert claims she was subjected to harassment while working at the Chickasaw County jail
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Oct 21, 2019 | 14:47 pm
Don Kirchhoff is believed to be the first person convicted under Oregon's new law making bias crimes felonies
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The Feed: Miley Cyrus thought she ‘had to be gay’ – ‘Dangerous’ app claims to identify gay DNA – Marriage equality in Northern IrelandOct 21, 2019 | 13:58 pm
Five LGBTQ stories you need to know
Oct 21, 2019 | 13:54 pm
Monica Toro Lisciandro was fired after someone called administrators to share details of her private life
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Oct 21, 2019 | 12:48 pm
Uganda recently announced plans to implement the death penalty for gay people
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Oct 21, 2019 | 11:53 am
The Emmy-winning star said that racism also prevented him from establishing an acting career
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