NY Court May Reinstate Hate Crime Conviction for Trans Woman's Killer
October 18 2014 11:18 AM ET

N.Y. Court May Reinstate Hate Crime Conviction for Trans Woman's Killer

Mitch Kellaway

Found guilty of a hate crime in the first-degree manslaughter of Lateisha Green, Dwight DeLee was set free on a technicality. But advocates hope to see the decision overturned.

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman
October 15 2014 6:58 PM ET

U.S. Marine Charged with Murder of Trans Filipina Woman

Mitch Kellaway

Despite protests from Philippine LGBT rights groups, the American Marine suspected of killing Jennifer Laude Sueselbeck has remained in U.S. custody and now officially faces murder changes.

Trans Woman Severely Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hate Crimes
October 15 2014 6:13 PM ET

Trans Woman Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn Hate Crimes

Mitch Kellaway

A Bushwick trans woman clings to life after a brutal beating, following several other Brooklyn-based attacks in which perpetrators were yelling anti-LGBT slurs.

LAPD Offers $50K Reward for Leads in L.A. Trans Woman's Murder
October 14 2014 1:41 PM ET

LAPD Offers $50K Reward for Leads in L.A. Trans Woman's Murder

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Authorities are offering $50,000 for information leading to the arrest of as many as three men suspected of killing Aniya Parker in an early morning robbery this month in East Hollywood.

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Calif. Trans Activist
October 09 2014 1:23 PM ET October 09 2014 3:19 PM ET

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Calif. Trans Woman

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Anaheim police have a suspect in custody in connection with the death of Zoraida Reyes, a transgender and immigrant activist found dead in June in Southern California.

Murdered L.A. Trans Woman Identified
October 07 2014 1:11 PM ET

Murdered L.A. Trans Woman Identified

Parker Marie Molloy

47-year-old Aniya Parker died early Thursday morning after being confronted by a group of men in East Hollywood.

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime
October 03 2014 1:01 PM ET

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

On September 14, two men became the target of antigay slurs and physical violence while walking through Midtown Manhattan.

L.A. Trans Woman Killed in 'Robbery Gone Bad'
October 02 2014 2:00 PM ET

L.A. Trans Woman Killed in 'Robbery Gone Bad'

Parker Marie Molloy

Police do not believe the victim was attacked as a result of her gender identity, but simply that her assailants were looking to rob a person at random.

Op-ed: What I Learned Protesting in Ferguson
October 02 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: What I Learned Protesting in Ferguson

Will Walters

Every minority group in America is fighting some sort of war, be it social, economic, or political. Imagine what an army of minorities could do if we fought together.

Bible-Quoting Man Shoots Gay Couple With BB Gun Outside Popular Minneapolis Gay Bar
September 30 2014 2:37 PM ET

Bible-Quoting Man Shoots Couple Outside Gay Bar

Parker Marie Molloy

A 43-year-old Minneapolis man could face up to seven years in prison for shooting two gay men in the leg with a BB gun following a homophobic tirade.

Transgender College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime
September 30 2014 12:11 PM ET

Trans College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

The 20-year-old suspect claims the attack on a transgender SUNY Geneseo student was the result of 'drunken stupidness,' but some are pushing the local district attorney to pursue hate crime charges.

California Becomes First State to Ban Gay, Trans 'Panic' Defenses
September 29 2014 4:19 PM ET

Calif. Becomes First State to Ban Gay, Trans 'Panic' Defenses

Parker Marie Molloy

In a groundbreaking move, the state takes a stand against defendants being able to use a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity as justification for murder.

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