#TBT: When Cross-Dressing Was a Crime

#TBT: When Cross-Dressing Was a Crime

Over 40 American cities passed antidrag laws in the late 1800s. How did that shape the definition of gender normality?  Arresting Dress: Cross-Dressing, Law, and Fascination in 19th Century San Francisco explains.

San Diego Man Pleads Guilty to Spreading HIV

San Diego Man Pleads Guilty to Spreading HIV

The 30-year-old lied to his partner about his status, prosecutors say.

Mob Cheers as ISIS Militants Throw Another 'Gay' Man to His Death

Mob Cheers as ISIS Throws Another 'Gay' Man to His Death

ISIS militants called their latest victim a 'child of Lot,' claiming he committed the 'crime' of sodomy.

Suspect Indicted in Beating Death of N.Y. Trans Woman Islan Nettles

Suspect Indicted in Death of Islan Nettles

Nearly two years after her death, Islan Nettles is one step closer to justice.

Irish Lesbian Couple Survives Brutal Homophobic Attack

Irish Lesbian Couple Survives Brutal Homophobic Attack

Roisin Prendergast and girlfriend Ciara Murphy were verbally and physically abused by unknown male assailants for being gay.

WATCH: Suspect Arrested in Los Angeles Trans Woman's December Death

WATCH: Suspect Arrested in L.A. Trans Woman's December Death

A man has been arrested in connection with Deshawnda Sanchez's murder, which occurred during a suspected robbery in December.

Toronto Police: Trans Woman of Color's Death Was Not Homicide

Toronto Cops: Trans Woman's Death Was Not Homicide

Police have determined that Sumaya Dalmar's death was not a murder, but investigators still released a statement after inquiries from trans residents.

WATCH: Incarcerated Trans Woman Sues Georgia Prisons Over Repeated Rapes, Hormone Denial

WATCH: Incarcerated Trans Woman Sues Prisons Over Repeated Rapes

Ashley Diamond and the Southern Poverty Law Center are fighting the trans woman of color's treatment in several Georgia state men's prisons, arguing it is 'cruel and unusual.'

Louisiana: Men Arrested Under Unconstitutional Sodomy Law

Louisiana: Men Arrested Under Unconstitutional Sodomy Law

Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie issued a reminder to cops to stop arresting people under the state's defunct sodomy law.

Miami: Seventh Trans Woman Murdered in U.S. in 2015

Miami: Seventh Trans Woman Murdered in U.S. in 2015

Police are still investigating the death of Miami entertainer Kristina Gomez Reinwald as the year's number of trans women reported murdered in the U.S. continues to rise.

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