Two Arrested in Calif. Antigay Attack, One More Sought
November 14 2014 3:31 PM ET

Two Arrested in Calif. Antigay Attack, One More Sought

Trudy Ring

The men are accused of beating a gay man with rocks, bottles, and a board, and the one suspected of planning the attack remains at large.

Brooklyn Trans Hate Crime Victim Going Home with Brain Injuries
November 03 2014 4:14 PM ET

Brooklyn Trans Hate Crime Victim Going Home Brain-Injured

Mitch Kellaway

Kimy Hartman has an uphill climb ahead after suffering brain damage from a transphobic beating last month, and friends have set up a fundraiser to defray ongoing medical costs.

Philadelphia Unanimously Passes Hate Crime Law
November 01 2014 7:00 AM ET

Philadelphia Unanimously Passes Hate Crime Law

Sunnivie Brydum

With statewide legislation to add LGBT hate crimes protections stalled, Philadelphia's City Council takes a step to punish those who target victims because of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability status.

WATCH: Texas Youth Says He Was Attacked for Being Gay
October 31 2014 2:38 PM ET

WATCH: Texas Youth Says He Was Attacked for Being Gay

Trudy Ring

The teen says he was lured to a skate park, where he was kicked, punched, and called 'faggot' and 'booty lover.'

WATCH: No Hate Crime in Matthew Shepard's Death, Says Antigay Lawyer
October 28 2014 3:33 PM ET

WATCH: No Hate Crime in Matthew Shepard's Death?

Trudy Ring

The characterization of Shepard's murder is part of a scheme promoting 'the homosexual agenda' of 'unfettered sexual liberty and the silencing of all dissent,' says lawyer Erik Stanley.

Trans Woman Severely Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn, N.Y. Hate Crimes
October 15 2014 5:13 PM ET

Trans Woman Beaten Among Rash of Brooklyn Hate Crimes

Mitch Kellaway

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.

WATCH: Brooklyn Hammer Attack Being Investigated as a Hate Crime
October 15 2014 1:13 PM ET

Brooklyn Hammer Attack Investigated as a Hate Crime

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

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.

Op-ed: Yes, the Philly Attack Was a Hate Crime
October 13 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Yes, the Philly Attack Was a Hate Crime

Brian Sims

We must fight for fully inclusive hate-crimes laws in Pennsylvania and beyond, says Rep. Brian Sims.

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime
October 03 2014 12:01 PM ET

Police Release Video of Suspect in NYC Antigay Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

On September 14, two men became the target of antigay slurs and physical violence while walking through Midtown Manhattan.

Transgender College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime
September 30 2014 11:11 AM ET

Trans College Student Attacked in Possible Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

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.

Three Arrested in Brooklyn Hate Crime
September 29 2014 12:45 PM ET

3 Arrested in Brooklyn Hate Crime

Parker Marie Molloy

Two men have been charged with hate crimes and menacing while another faces first-degree assault charges after opening fire on two Brooklynites.

Hundreds Rally in Philadelphia in Support of Hate-Crimes Legislation
September 26 2014 12:18 PM ET

Hundreds Rally in Philadelphia in Support of Hate-Crimes Legislation

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Hundreds gathered in Love Park despite the rain to demonstrate the need for hate-crimes law revisions.

WATCH: Brian Sims Slams Pa. Lawmakers' 'BS' on Hate-Crimes Bill
September 24 2014 2:45 PM ET

WATCH: Out Pa. Rep. Slams Lawmakers' 'BS' on Hate-Crimes Bill

Sunnivie Brydum

'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.

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