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.
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.
Hundreds gathered in Love Park despite the rain to demonstrate the need for hate-crimes law revisions.
Three people were arrested this week for attacking a male couple in Philadelphia, but it’s the lone female suspect being burned at the stake.
The three suspects arrested in the brutal attack on a same-sex couple in Philadelphia are out on bail.
Three suspects in a brutal antigay assault in Philadelphia earlier this month, have turned themselves in to police, including 24-year-old Kathryn Knott, the daughter of an area police chief.
A South Dakota man is nursing a black eye and head injury after he confronted a woman he heard use antigay slurs outside a local bar.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia fired a high school assistant coach suspected of being involved in a violent attack that left two gay men hospitalized.
A gay couple attacked by a large group say they were definitely singled out for their sexual orientation.
A 21-year-old British man has been convicted of attempted murder after he hit his gay flatmate in the head with a hammer at least twice. Amazingly, the victim survived.