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