Gay South African Brutally Murdered
March 31 2014 2:05 PM ET

Gay South African Brutally Murdered

Sunnivie Brydum

The suspect allegedly invited a group of teenagers to watch as he brutally assaulted and murdered a 21-year-old gay man

Transgender Woman Assaulted in Possible Hate Crime
January 16 2014 2:23 PM ET

Transgender Woman Assaulted in Possible Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force has been assigned to the case involving the assault on a transgender woman in an Astoria diner.

Manager of Moscow Gay Nightspot Seeks Asylum in U.S.
January 10 2014 8:33 PM ET

Manager of Moscow Gay Nightspot Seeks Asylum in U.S.

Trudy Ring

Arkady Gyngazov has left his position at the club and come to the U.S., as he says he feels unsafe in Russia.

Israeli Police Officers Arrested Following Attack on Transgender Woman
January 06 2014 2:27 PM ET

Israeli Police Officers Arrested in Transgender Attack

Parker Marie Molloy

A transgender woman was attacked Saturday morning by a group of men, and the suspects include off-duty members of Israel's Border Police.

20 Years After Brandon Teena's Death, Trans Rights Still Have a Long Way to Go
January 02 2014 6:13 PM ET

The Death of Brandon Teena: 20 Years Later

Parker Marie Molloy

Two decades after a Nebraska transgender man was brutally murdered, what has changed in the world of transgender rights?

NYT Rejected Alternative Story of Shepard Murder — But Not for Political Reasons
October 18 2013 3:06 PM ET

NYT Rejected Alternative Story of Shepard Murder — But Not for Political Reasons

Trudy Ring

A former New York Times Magazine editor says he spiked Stephen Jimenez's story on Matthew Shepard's murder because it wasn't quite good enough, not because it was 'politically sensitive.'

First Gang Member Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder of Trans Rapper
September 16 2013 7:01 PM ET

First Gang Member Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder of Trans Rapper

Sunnivie Brydum

Ashanti McAlister, 19, was found guilty of intentional homicide in the killing of 22-year-old Evon Young, a transgender rapper in Milwaukee.

Trans Women Beaten to Death in Los Angeles, Baton Rouge
September 16 2013 2:46 PM ET

Trans Women Beaten to Death in Los Angeles, Baton Rouge

Sunnivie Brydum

A 28-year-old man is in custody for the suspected murder of Melony Smith, 26, near Los Angeles last week.

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