Los Angeles police are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of four men who brutally assaulted a transgender woman last month.
Chris Ashcraft was assaulted outside an Ohio gay bar after offering to help a man who claimed to be having trouble with his car.
The deadly attack on an LGBT youth center grew out of a personal grudge, police say.
Clement Meric, the young Frenchman killed by skinheads this week, had been active in the gay rights cause.
Eighteen-year-old Clement Meric has been left brain-dead after skinheads attacked him in central Paris.
Victor Diego was brutally assaulted upon leaving work in Hollywood Thursday in what authorities are labeling a hate crime.
The announcement from the out council speaker and mayoral candidate comes after dozens of antigay attacks in the city this year.