A Bushwick trans woman clings to life after a brutal beating, following several other Brooklyn-based attacks in which perpetrators were yelling anti-LGBT slurs.
Police are searching for a suspect in connection with a hate crime in Brooklyn after a gay man was attacked with a hammer in his building.
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.
Hundreds gathered in Love Park despite the rain to demonstrate the need for hate-crimes law revisions.
'There is no place in Pennsylvania where people are pretending that [LGBT people] don't exist more than they are here in the capitol,' says the out lawmaker.
A gay couple attacked by a large group say they were definitely singled out for their sexual orientation.
Police believe the chilling Seattle murder of two young gay men is a hate-crime.