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Seattle Man Threatens Gay Men with Syringe. Was Swift Release Due to COVID-19 Concerns?

Seattle Man Threatens Gay Men with Syringe. Was Swift Release Due to COVID-19 Concerns?

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 30
A Seattle man dubbed a "prolific offender," with police record of 75 prior convictions, was hastily released after his arrest for threatening two gay men with a syringe, local news sources said.

Locked Up: No Masks, Sanitizer as Virus Spreads Behind Bars

Locked Up: No Masks, Sanitizer as Virus Spreads Behind Bars

By Robin McDowell and Margie Mason | Mar 29
Health experts say prisons and jails are considered a potential epicenter for America's coronavirus pandem

Utah Man May Face Hate Crimes Charges for Alleged 'Fix the Gay' Rape

Utah Man May Face Hate Crimes Charges for Alleged 'Fix the Gay' Rape

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 27
A Utah man who told a lesbian friend of his wife that he was going to "fix the gay" before allegedly raping her might face a hate crime rap among the other charges filed against him.

Killer, 18, Sentenced to 24 Years for Gay Man's Brutal Killing

Killer, 18, Sentenced to 24 Years for Gay Man's Brutal Killing

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 25
An 18-year-old British man has been handed a 24-year sentence in the brutal slaying of a victim he lured via Grindr, media reports say.

Reports: Gunman Slays Trans Victim in Front of Police

Reports: Gunman Slays Trans Victim in Front of Police

Mar 24
2020 has seen its fourth murder of a transgender person, this time with the gunman allegedly opening fire in front of police and killing the victim as she lay inside an ambulance, reports say.

Man Convicted in Killings of 2 Gay Men, Transgender Woman

Man Convicted in Killings of 2 Gay Men, Transgender Woman

Mar 18
A 19-year-old Detroit man has been convicted of gunning down two gay men and a transgender woman who authorities believe were targeted because of their sexual orientation last year following a house party.

Gay Australian Man Survives Brutal Cleaver Attack by Robbers

Gay Australian Man Survives Brutal Cleaver Attack by Robbers

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 17
An Australian man survived a brutal attack by a pair of meat cleaver-wielding robbers who threatened to castrate him when they realized he was gay.

Closeted Perp in Vicious Anti-Gay Attack Sentenced 11+ Years

Closeted Perp in Vicious Anti-Gay Attack Sentenced 11+ Years

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 16
A 21-year-old British man who feared his secret gay affair would come to light has been sentenced to 11 years and eight months for a two-hour knife-wielding ordeal he perpetrated against his older lover.

2 UK Teens Sentenced for Attack on Gay Couple

2 UK Teens Sentenced for Attack on Gay Couple

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 12
Two teens have been handed a 32-month sentence for a beating they inflicted on a gay couple who were attacked as they walked hand in hand in Manchester, England, last Aug. 3.

Weinstein Sentenced to 23 Years for Sexual Assaults

Weinstein Sentenced to 23 Years for Sexual Assaults

By Michael R. Sisak, Tom Hays and Jennifer Peltz | Mar 11
Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault, a sight the Hollywood mogul's multitude of accusers thought they would never see.

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