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Gay Man in Drag Attacked in London Gayborhood

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Friday Oct 31, 2014
A young man dressed in drag was allegedly attacked outside a nightclub in the London gayborhood of Soho.

'Friend' Lures Gay Texas Teen to Skate Park, Beats Him

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
A gay teen from Texas was lured to a skate park in Baytown, Texas, on Oct. 12 by his "friend" and then brutally beaten by the girl and two others because of his sexuality.

Philly Close to Passing Hate Crime Measure

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
In the wake of the Sept. 11 hate crime that gained national attention, Philadelphia's City Council unanimously approved a hate crime measure Thursday that would protect LGBT community and people with disabilities.

Judges to Hear Case of San Diego Man Arrested for Wearing Gladiator Kilt

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 30
The case of a man arrested for public nudity in 2011 for wearing a leather gladiator kilt during the city's annual Gay Pride Parade is now making its way through the court system.

Teletubby Breaks Into Friend's House, Steals Chinese Takeout

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 29
The purple Teletubby "Tinky Winky" may be a suspected gay, but now cops have tagged his buddy "Laa-Laa" as nothing more than a cheap sneak thief, stealing his friend's Chinese leftovers.

Couple Who Killed 'Gay' Child Takes Plea Deal

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 29
A Southern California mother of an eight-year-old boy and her then-boyfriend will take a plea deal to avoid the death penalty for murder and torture charges in the boy's death. The boy was allegedly killed because the couple thought he was gay.

Hazing Trial Starts for 1 FAMU Band Member

CRIME | By Kyle Hightower | Oct 28
Jury selection in the trial of one of the four remaining former Florida A&M University's band members charged with felony hazing and manslaughter in the death of a drum major is set to move to a second day.

Hedwig's Wig Stolen from Broadway Stage

CRIME | By EDGE | Oct 28
An eager Broadway fan with a touch of kleptomania and an eye for crossdressing has something special to wear this Halloween.

Pa. Police: Man Kills, Robs Victim He Met Online

CRIME | Oct 27
A central Pennsylvania man who allegedly skipped his September trial on child rape charges has been charged with robbing and killing a suburban Philadelphia man he met on the Internet.

UK Man Threatened with Cattle Prod, Robbed in Grindr Date

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 26
A gay London man says a date he met on the hookup Grindr robbed him after the date's accomplice threatened him with a cattle prod last month.

Purple Sex Toy-Wielding Clowns Attack Family; They Sue

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 26
An Illinois woman and her teenage daughter filed a lawsuit on October 21, after they said two men dressed as clowns accosted them with purple dildos and vibrators as they were trying to buy tickets to a local haunted house.