The nation's high court has rejected former Michigan Assistant Attorney General Andrew Shirvell's attempt to appeal a defamation ruling against him.
The victim told police his attacker threatened to kill him, saying, “Die dirty faggy."
The murder of a gay black man named Melvin, who sometimes wore women's clothing to work, is Detroit's third homicide of an LGBT person in 2015.
April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse, who helped bring down marriage bans nationwide, wed Saturday.
That's one of the images that came up at a conference promoting celibacy for Catholics with 'same-sex attractions.'
At a meeting scheduled before the latest murder of a transgender woman, Detroit police pledged their commitment to the safety of LGBT people.
The conference is cosponsored by a group that promotes celibacy as the only option for Catholics with 'same-sex attractions.'