Topics :: murder

Ala. Woman Charged With Murder for Allegedly Shooting Son’s Partner

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
An Alabama woman is charged with murder for allegedly shooting her son’s boyfriend. Investigators are not calling the incident a hate crime, however, and believe she shot him because he was violent with her son.

Mom Convicted in Death of Son She Perceived as Gay

Thursday Apr 3, 2014
Oregon jurors took a little more than an hour to convict a 25-year-old woman of murder in the death of her 4-year-old son.

Teens Do Nothing as South African Man is Tortured to Death

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Mar 28, 2014
A 21-year-old gay man from South Africa died last weekend after he was tied up with a wire, beaten and set on fire while a group of teens watched.

Father Arrested in Connection With Murder of Lesbian Daughter & Partner

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Mar 14, 2014
Police in Galveston, Texas, arrested the father of a lesbian daughter Thursday in connection to her murder and that of her partner.

Houston Lesbians Found Murdered Near Galveston Dumpster

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 10, 2014
The bodies of two Houston women were discovered near a dumpster in Port Bolivar; murder is suspected.

Russian Man Stabs Doctor for Proposing Gay Sex

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Feb 26, 2014
A Russian man was sentenced to nine years in jail Tuesday for the stabbing death of a doctor who suggested they have "homosexual relations."

Sao Paulo Skateboard Gang Arrested for Murding Gay Teen

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Feb 3, 2014
Sao Paulo police arrested a gang of skateboarders recently who have been accused of killing a gay teenager. Authorities are also linking the group to a series of robberies targeting members of the city’s LGBT community.

British Tabloid Claims Obama’s Former Pot Dealer Murdered By Male Lover Over Flatulence

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jan 30, 2014
An exclusive and sensational report from British tabloid the Daily Mail claims that President Barack Obama’s high school pot dealer was allegedly killed by his male lover with a hammer after getting into several fights about farting and drugs.

Activists to Protest NYPD’s Handling of Transwoman’s Murder

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
Human rights groups will gather at 4 p.m. on Jan. 30 at New York City’s One Police Plaza to protest the NYPD’s negligence in the brutal beating death of transgender woman, Islan Nettles.

Murdered Ann Arbor Man Met Hookups on Grindr

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Dec 19, 2013
Ann Arbor police have arrested three men in the murder of 71-year-old David Maurer, who met them on Grindr before they allegedly robbed and killed him.