Topics :: police brutality
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By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Mar 6, 2013
Australian police have been accused of brutality after a video surfaced that shows officers roughly handling a man during the city’s gay and lesbian Mardi Gras festival.
By Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister | Tuesday Dec 7, 2010
A Wall Street financial worker says New York City police officers responding to a noisy domestic dispute in 2004 sodomized him with a baton, allegations that recall the more notorious cases of a Brooklyn tattoo parlor employee in 2008 and Haitian immigrant Abner Louima a decade earlier.
By Kilian Melloy | Thursday Jul 1, 2010
A New York City man who claimed two years ago to have been held down and raped in public by several NYPD officers has lost a federal suit against the accused officers.
By Kilian Melloy | Thursday Apr 1, 2010
An Oklahoma man who came to the attention of the gay press for his suit to obtain a vanity license plate reading "IM GAY" was found dead at a friend’s home
By | Sunday Jul 26, 2009
The media frenzy over the dispute between a Cambridge, Mass., professor and a policeman shouldn’t obscure the fact that police should know their place, and that Gates had the right to question anyone who came to his home.
By Steve Weinstein | Wednesday Jul 22, 2009
Ft. Worth’s city council has upped the ante in the controversial June 28 bar raid by asking for a federal investigation.
By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Jun 30, 2009
A fundraiser for Democratic Congressional candidate Francine Busby, hosted by a lesbian couple in a town outside San Diego, was the site of alleged police brutality on June 26.
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