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Insane Clown Posse

Music Duo Insane Clown Posse Loses Gang Lawsuit

CRIME | By Ed White | Jul 8
The federal government can’t be blamed for any fallout from a 2011 FBI report that put a gang tag on fans of the music group Insane Clown Posse, a judge said.

They want a world safe for families everywhere

Jane Doe Inc. and The Network/La Red Imagine a World Without Domestic Violence

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 8
Massachusetts’ Jane Doe Inc., a coalition of 60 domestic violence provider organizations across the state, have teamed up with The Network/La Red to launch the "I Want a World" campaign.

Kylie Jack said Petticoat Fair discriminated against her

Austin Lingerie Store Asks for Transwoman’s ID Before Service

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 5
An Austin, Texas lingerie store is coming under fire today after being accused of humiliating and discriminating against a transgender customer.

Ali Muhammed Brown

Seattle Suspect May Have Targeted Victims on Grindr or Jack’d

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 3
Ali Muhammad Brown, a suspect in the murders of two gay men in Seattle on June 5, may have met his victims on a social networking app like Grindr, reports KIRO TV today.

Baja Bettys Marketing Manager Eddie Reynoso

Threatening Letters to SD Gay Bars Mark Anniversary of Gay Marriage

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 1
Several San Diego gay bars in the Hillcrest neighborhood have filed police reports after receiving disturbing, rambling letters warning of impending accidents or death.

Dallas gay landmarks got ’the mark of the beast’ this weekend

Dallas Police Look into ’666’ Graffiti on Landmarks as Hate Crime

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 30
Dallas police are investigating the tagging of a gay community landmark and other locations with "666" in red spray paint as a possible hate crime.

Dawn Melody DaLuise

W. Hollywood Salon Owner Accused of Hiring White Supremacist Group to Kill Gay Rival

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 24
The owner of a salon in West Hollywood, who is also a prominent skin care expert, is accused of hiring a white Supremacist group to kill off her gay competitor at a Los Angeles courtroom hearing Monday.

Kristene Chapa

Man Arrested for Allegedly Shooting 2 Lesbian Teens in S. Texas

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 23
Authorities arrested a man Friday whom they believe shot a young lesbian couple nearly two years ago.

Yaz’min Shancez

Fla. Trans Woman Found Burned to Death Behind Garbage Bin

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 23
A transgender woman was found burned to death behind a garbage container in Fort Myers, Fla., on June 19.

Jeremy Meeks

Arrestee’s ’Handsome’ Mug Shot Goes Viral

CRIME | By Channing Joseph | Jun 20
A mug shot of a Northern California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media, attracting more than 33,000 "likes" and drawing comments praising his high cheekbones, chiseled face and striking blue eyes.