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HRC Co-founder Charged with Boy's Sex Abuse

| By Seth Hemmelgarn | Thursday Nov 27, 2014
A board member and co-founder of the national Human Rights Campaign with connections to San Francisco is facing charges that he and his ex-boyfriend had sex with a 15-year-old boy.

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Anti-Gay Nevada Ex-Speaker Cleared in Wildlife Case

| Nov 27
The Nevada lawmaker who recently gave up the speakership of the next state Assembly in an uproar over his comments about women, gays and minorities has been cleared of charges accusing him of illegal wildlife trapping.

Cosby Testimony Describes Accuser's Spiked Story

| By Maryclaire Dale | Nov 27
Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story.

Gay Groups Outraged By Lack of Indictment for Ferguson Shooting

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 27
As soon as the St. Louis grand jury released their decision not to charge police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown gay groups responded with incredulous outrage, condemning the decision.

Protesters Dwindle to Small Groups in Ferguson

| By Tom Foreman Jr. and Alan Scherzagir | Nov 27
The throngs of protesters who overran Ferguson after the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case dwindled to just a few small groups as people began cleaning up this battered community and seeking something closer to a normal routine.

Only in Florida: Man Watching Gay Porn Arrested for Assaulting Passerby

| By Jason St. Amand | Nov 26
A Florida man, who enjoys watching gay porn in his Honda Civic, was arrested and hit with a number of charges for assaulting a male passerby on Nov. 23.

NY Court Lets Prosecutors Renew Trans Hate Crime Case

| Nov 25
New York's highest court is allowing prosecutors to resubmit a case alleging manslaughter as a hate crime to a grand jury after agreeing that a man's earlier conviction had to be thrown out.

Three Arrested at Protest Against N.C. Gay Rights Group

| Nov 24
Three gay-rights advocates are charged with damaging property after confronting protesters outside a North Carolina fundraiser celebrating same-sex marriage and other social changes.

The Postman Always Brings Meth

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 23
A veteran mail carrier was arrested last week while driving along his route in Texas, when police busted him distributing methamphetamine along with the mail.

Cops: Naked Suspect Assaults Man, 84, at Airport

| Nov 23
A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, state police said.

Ex-Gay Calls on HRC to Pay for Co-Founder's Conversion Therapy

| By EDGE | Nov 23
Conversion therapist and ex-gay advocate Christopher Doyle may be looking to make a buck as he demands that HRC pay for reparative therapy in the wake of his arrest on sex abuse charges involving a minor.

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