The men were sentenced under a federal hate-crimes law named for Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr.
A Dallas judge who said he would refuse to marry same-sex couples is defending his stance in the face of controversy.
Transgender prisoners who started hormone therapy before going to prison can now go through a process to start hormone therapy.
Monica Loera becomes the first trans woman to be reported murdered in 2016.
U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert adds to his long record of homophobic statements.
Authorities in North Dakota may have found the man who was behind the wheel in a horrendous hit-and-run incident that left an innocent gay man dead in Houston.
'The parents of Drake are pleased to announce their son has come out,' read the advertisement in the Houston Chronicle's Celebrations section.