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A grand jury in Mercedes Williamson's home state of Mississippi may be given the option to indict her suspected killer on hate-crime charges.

June 24 2015 2:46 PM

After vandals were caught on camera defacing a mural depicting two Chicano same-sex couples and a trans man, the gallery owner vowed to restore the artwork as many times as needed.

June 23 2015 7:20 AM

The victim of a hate crime comes forward after being attacked, saying, 'Everyone’s a person.'

June 19 2015 4:32 PM

Acceptance of trans people like Jenner shows the nation cannot distinguish 'crazy and evil from good,' claims pundit Erick Erickson.

June 19 2015 3:36 PM

Mercedes Williamson, 17, went missing May 30 and was found two days later buried in a field behind her murderer's father's house.

June 19 2015 1:03 PM Updated

A lesbian couple say Sgt. Jesus Menocal, Jr. demanded a teen take off her clothes and asked sexual questions, allegedly implying he might rape her.

June 19 2015 7:13 AM

Marlene Peterson talks to The Advocate about her transgender son's alleged suicide attempt in prison.

June 19 2015 7:00 AM