New Film Documents Worst Mass Killing of Gay People in U.S. History
May 31 2014 12:34 PM ET

New Film Documents Worst Mass Killing of Gay People in U.S. History

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Thirty-two people were killed and Upstairs Inferno will be the first to interview a number of the survivors who have been silent all these decades.

Calif. Advances Bill Aimed at Stopping 'Gay Panic' Defense
May 30 2014 7:54 PM ET

Calif. Advances Bill Aimed at Stopping 'Gay Panic' Defense

Trudy Ring

The bill makes clear that a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity is not sufficient reason to reduce a charge from murder to manslaughter.

WATCH: Fox Pundit Wonders if Santa Barbara Killer Had 'Homosexual Impulses'
May 25 2014 7:17 PM ET

WATCH: Fox Pundit Wonders if Santa Barbara Killer Had 'Homosexual Impulses'

Trudy Ring

Psychologist Robi Ludwig speculates that the man who killed six people in Southern California Friday night could have been fighting his gay feelings.

Report: More Than 100 Instances of Antitrans Violence This Year
May 13 2014 4:09 PM ET

Report: More Than 100 Instances of Antitrans Violence This Year

Parker Marie Molloy

A report of the year's first four months serves as a reminder of the alarming rate at which trans individuals — particularly transgender women of color — are murdered worldwide.

U.S. Criminal Justice System Discriminates Against LGBT People
May 11 2014 7:17 AM ET

REPORT: U.S. Criminal System Discriminates Against LGBT People

Sunnivie Brydum

A new report from the Center for American Progress lays out recommendations for changing the existing discriminatory patterns of incarceration that target LGBT and HIV-positive Americans.

Missing Man Found Dead, Cops Point to Hookup App
May 06 2014 5:54 PM ET

Missing Man Found Dead, Cops Point to Hookup App

Michelle Garcia

A man's body was found two days after he disappeared, and police say a popular hookup app may have led him to his assailant.

WATCH: Out Teen's Home Vandalized With Antigay Slur
May 02 2014 12:59 PM ET

WATCH: Out Teen's Home Vandalized With Antigay Slur

Sunnivie Brydum

An antigay slur with an arrow pointing to the teenager's bedroom was painted on the side of the Peabody family home in Vienna Township, Mich.

Five Arrested in December Assault on Gay Brooklynite
April 23 2014 5:58 PM ET

Five Arrested in December Assault on Gay Brooklynite

Trudy Ring

Those accused of beating fashion student Taj Patterson reportedly used antigay slurs, but they were not charged with a hate crime.

April 22 2014 10:23 AM ET

Michael Musto: My 10 Most Shocking Memories of Michael Alig

As the club kid killer prepares to be released from prison—a look back

Woman, Boyfriend Sentenced For Beating Suspected Gay Son To Death
April 19 2014 1:16 PM ET

Woman, Boyfriend Sentenced For Beating Suspected Gay Son To Death

Michelle Garcia

An Oregon woman and her boyfriend were sentenced to prison for fatally beating her 4-year-old son because they suspected the boy might be gay.

Was Suspect in Kansas Murders Tied to Attack on Gay Bookstore?
April 18 2014 8:59 PM ET

Was Suspect in Kansas Murders Tied to Attack on Gay Bookstore?

Trudy Ring

Frazier Glenn Miller, accused of killing three people at Jewish community sites last weekend, may have connections to murders at a gay adult bookstore in North Carolina in 1987, says an investigative report from Raw Story.

WATCH: Ala. Woman Charged With Murder of Son's Boyfriend
April 16 2014 1:49 PM ET

WATCH: Ala. Woman Charged With Murder of Son's Boyfriend

Daniel Reynolds

Anita T. Hill allegedly shot and killed her son's boyfriend at an Alabama truck stop.

Prominent Trans Twitter Engineer Charged With Raping Her Wife
April 14 2014 4:46 PM ET April 14 2014 4:55 PM ET

Trans Twitter Engineer Charged With Rape

Parker Marie Molloy

One of the world's most influential LGBT minds in tech faces a series of felony charges after being accused of rape.

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