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Seeing trans woman Julie Vu's bruised face — a condition depicted with makeup — caught the attention of tens of thousands of viewers.

June 19 2015 10:03 AM

A lesbian couple say Sgt. Jesus Menocal, Jr. demanded a teen take off her clothes and asked sexual questions, allegedly implying he might rape her.

June 19 2015 7:13 AM