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British Woman Sentenced for Grooming 13-Year-Old Boy in Heterosexual Sex

British Woman Sentenced for Grooming 13-Year-Old Boy in Heterosexual Sex

May 15, 2022

A 40-year old British woman pleaded guilty in a sentencing hearing for having "befriended a 13-year-old boy and plied him with alcohol and cigarettes before going on to force him to have sex with her."

Watch: LGBTQ-Themed Library Again Target of Anti-gay Vandals

Watch: LGBTQ-Themed Library Again Target of Anti-gay Vandals

By Emell Adolphus | May 15, 2022

A mini library, with LGBTQ-themed books for youths and young adults, has been ransacked for a fourth time in a Massachusetts community.

Florida Man Blinded in Alleged Hate Crime Speaks Out

Florida Man Blinded in Alleged Hate Crime Speaks Out

May 15, 2022

A gay Florida man, severely beaten and blinded in an alleged homophobic attack earlier this month, spoke out about the crime.

Gay K-Pop Star Holland Attacked by Slur-Hurling Assailant

Gay K-Pop Star Holland Attacked by Slur-Hurling Assailant

May 9, 2022

Out gay K-pop star Holland described in a Twitter post how he was the victim of a hate crime. The singer was assaulted in the Itaewon section of Seoul by a slur-hurling attacker.

Driver Pleads Guilty in Crash that Killed Nicki Minaj's Dad

Driver Pleads Guilty in Crash that Killed Nicki Minaj's Dad

By Jennifer Peltz | May 7, 2022

A hit-and-run driver pleaded guilty Friday in a suburban New York a suburban New York crash that killed the father of Nicki Minaj and was promised a year or less in jail, disappointing prosecutors and the hip hop star's mother.

Man Charged in Dave Chappelle Attack Pleads Not Guilty

Man Charged in Dave Chappelle Attack Pleads Not Guilty

May 7, 2022

A man charged in an attack on comedian Dave Chappelle during a performance at the Hollywood Bowl pleaded not guilty Friday to four misdemeanors.

No Felony Charge for Man who Tackled Dave Chappelle on Stage

No Felony Charge for Man who Tackled Dave Chappelle on Stage

By Andrew Dalton | May 6, 2022

The man who tackled comedian Dave Chappelle during a performance at the Hollywood Bowl will not be charged with any felonies, the district attorney's office said Thursday.

Rapper Kidd Creole Sentenced to 16 Years for Fatal Stabbing

Rapper Kidd Creole Sentenced to 16 Years for Fatal Stabbing

May 5, 2022

Rapper Kidd Creole, who was a founding member of Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five, was sentenced Wednesday to 16 years in prison for stabbing a homeless man to death on a New York City street.

Sydney Man Gets 12 Years for Murdering Gay American in 1988

Sydney Man Gets 12 Years for Murdering Gay American in 1988

By Rod McGuirk | May 3, 2022

An Australian man was sentenced to 12 years and seven months in prison Tuesday for the 1988 murder of an American who fell off a Sydney cliff that was known as a gay meeting place.

Man at Philly Gay Bar Dies After Being Punched by Bouncer

Man at Philly Gay Bar Dies After Being Punched by Bouncer

Apr 28, 2022

After being escorted out of Tabu Bar & Lounge around 1 a.m., the man was reportedly punched by a bouncer and fell unconscious.

Restorative Justice? Judge Assigns Pulse Massacre Essay to Man Who Damaged LGBTQ+ Street Mural

Restorative Justice? Judge Assigns Pulse Massacre Essay to Man Who Damaged LGBTQ+ Street Mural

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 28, 2022

In what may be an example of restorative justice, a judge declined to pursue felony charges in a case involving property damage to an LGBTQ+-themed street mural — and he assigned the accused to write an essay on the Pulse massacre.

British Man Left Paralyzed After Brutal Homophobic Attack

British Man Left Paralyzed After Brutal Homophobic Attack

Apr 24, 2022

A British man was left paralyzed after a brutal homophobic attack early in the morning on April 10 after being accused of wearing a "girl's jacket."

South Florida Man Wants Hate Crime Charges after Alleged Homophobic Assault

South Florida Man Wants Hate Crime Charges after Alleged Homophobic Assault

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 20, 2022

A South Florida man who says he was attacked because he's gay is calling for the attacker to face hate crime charges.

Suspect Apprehended in Hit-and-Run that Killed Gay AIDS Charity Cyclist

Suspect Apprehended in Hit-and-Run that Killed Gay AIDS Charity Cyclist

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 19, 2022

Authorities swiftly apprehended a suspect in the hit-and-run crash that killed a 77-year-old cyclist during a training ride for an AIDS charity in Los Angeles. Police say drinking "was a factor" in the tragedy.

Watch: Suspect Charged in Murder of Florida Gay Equality Advocate

Watch: Suspect Charged in Murder of Florida Gay Equality Advocate

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 19, 2022

A suspect has been charged in the killing of Florida gay equality advocate Jorge Diaz-Johnston, whose body was found in a landfill in January. The suspect was Diaz-Johnston's roommate, reports said.

After 2 Beatings, Dublin City Center Ruled 'Dangerous' Late at Night

After 2 Beatings, Dublin City Center Ruled 'Dangerous' Late at Night

Apr 18, 2022

Two men were brutally beaten and needed to be hospitalized after both were victims of anti-LGBTQ violence in Dublin's city center in the early morning hours on Sunday, April 10.

Adult Performer Sergeant Miles Charged in Involvement with Capitol Insurrection

Adult Performer Sergeant Miles Charged in Involvement with Capitol Insurrection

Apr 18, 2022

Adult performer Sergeant Miles was arrested early this week for engaging in the January 6 terror attack on the Capitol.

Pamela Smart's Lawyer Asks Court to Order Sentence Hearing

Pamela Smart's Lawyer Asks Court to Order Sentence Hearing

By Kathy McCormack | Apr 17, 2022

A lawyer for Pamela Smart, a former high school employee convicted of recruiting her teenage lover to kill her husband, is asking New Hampshire's highest court to order a state council to hold a hearing on her request to reduce her sentence.

LA Political Donor Ed Buck Gets 30 Years in Prison for Fetish Deaths

LA Political Donor Ed Buck Gets 30 Years in Prison for Fetish Deaths

By Brian Melley | Apr 14, 2022

A federal judge has sentenced openly gay California Democratic donor Ed Buck to 30 years in prison for injecting two men with lethal doses of drugs.

Prosecutors Seek Life for Democratic Donor Ed Buck's Fatal Fetish

Prosecutors Seek Life for Democratic Donor Ed Buck's Fatal Fetish

By Brian Melley | Apr 14, 2022

Even after two men were found dead in his California apartment, Ed Buck did not stop injecting gay men with walloping doses of methamphetamine.

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