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Brother in Church Beating Death to Testify Against Half-Sister

RELIGION | By Carolyn Thompson | Oct 21
The surviving brother of a pair of teenagers viciously beaten during a church counseling session is scheduled to testify against his half-sister, who is among six people charged in the attack.

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.

Lesbian Recovering After Gin Bottle Attack

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 11
A lesbian who was hit in the head with a gin bottle, leaving her hospitalized with numerous cuts to her face and neck, is continuing to recover, as the man who allegedly hit her faces charges of attempted murder and other counts.

Philly Gay Couple Allegedly Attacked by Group in Possible Hate Crime

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 15
A same-sex couple was attacked and robbed in Philadelphia Thursday night in what may be an anti-gay attack.

Man Knocked Out in Fight During a UK Pride

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 5
A man was punched unconscious during a Pride event in Brighton, England, on Saturday.

Man Who Punched NYC Gay Club Bartender Charged With Assault

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 28
A man who reportedly punched a bartender of a New York City gay club earlier this month was arraigned Tuesday for the attack in Hell's Kitchen.

Gay Couple Attacked by a Group of Teens in London:: Two Suspects in Custody

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 24
A group of up to seven teens allegedly attacked a couple just before midnight on June 13 in East London because they are gay.

Houston Lesbians Found Murdered Near Galveston Dumpster

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

Justin Bieber Charged With Assault in Canada

INTERNATIONAL | By Rob Gillies | Jan 30
Justin Bieber was charged with assault for allegedly hitting a Toronto limousine driver several times in the back of the head last month.

Fla. Man Acquitted in Conn. of Sex Assault Charges

CRIME | Dec 6
A Florida flight attendant has been acquitted in Connecticut of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy more than 100 times.

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