A new documentary about the life and death of Shelly Hilliard reminds us of how often black trans women are seen as expendable.

June 13 2015 8:00 PM

While overall violence against LGBTQ and HIV-affected people is down, trans women and LGBTQ people of color are more and more likely to be attacked, even killed.

June 09 2015 8:59 PM Updated

Salvadoran police are being urged to consider whether Francela Méndez Rodríguez was killed because of her LGBT rights work or her trans identity.

June 09 2015 12:22 PM Updated

A recent attack on a trans woman in New York City is no anomaly, according to this writer.

June 09 2015 8:00 AM

A woman comes forward to accuse former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert as 'the one who was abusing' her brother in high school.

June 05 2015 9:29 PM

New York City Police are hunting for the deranged man who assaulted a transgender woman and pushed her off a subway platform.

June 04 2015 11:23 AM Updated

Bayna-Lehkiem El-Amin says he had to crack a chair over the men's heads so the altercation wouldn't escalate.

June 03 2015 4:10 PM

"I never imagined helping teens or others would come to something like this," said Julianna Fialkoswki, who alleges mistreatment from Lynchburg police.

May 30 2015 6:00 AM

Boyd Holder has been accused of theft, public sex, and assault.

May 27 2015 4:01 PM