Man arrested in Twitter abuse of Guardian writer Jack Monroe
4:46 PM — A man has been arrested for abusing out lesbian Guardian columnist Jack Monroe on Twitter.
16th April 2015
Texas Republicans scrap bill that banned trans students from using toilets at school 3
6:36 PM — A bill that would have banned transgender people from using toilets in Texas schools has been withdrawn by the House State Affairs Committee.
Community calls for new probe into ‘unsolved’ death of trans woman 1
12:53 PM — Activists are calling for a renewed investigation into the death of a trans woman - whose death remains unexplained 13 years later.
15th April 2015
Pro-equality Dublin murals defaced ahead of same-sex marriage vote 1
4:16 PM — A mural in Dublin encouraging people to vote for same-sex marriage has been vandalised.
‘Gay cure’ group complains that psychiatrists don’t believe homosexuality can be cured 40
2:15 PM — A Christian 'gay cure' group has lodged complaints about the Royal College of Psychiatrists - who they claim are "discriminating" against people who want to 'fix' their sexuality.
Teen charged with felony after posting ‘gross’ picture of gays kissing on teacher’s computer 10
2:14 PM — A 14-year-old in the US state of Florida has been arrested and charged with a felony for logging into his teacher's computer and changing the desktop background to a "gross" picture of two men kissing.
14th April 2015
Leader of ‘gay sex slave’ ring facing 155 years behind bars 23
6:21 PM — A Hungarian man who enslaved men for sex in his Miami home has been found guilty, and could be facing a prison sentence of up to 155 years.
13th April 2015
Mother fined for abusing gay teacher via son’s passbook 5
3:15 PM — Angela Linton wrote an abusive rant directed at her son's teacher.
Cab driver arrested after kicking gay couple out of his car 9
12:06 PM — A cab driver in Chicago has been arrested after angrily throwing a gay couple out of his car for kissing.
Another man accused of being gay has been stoned to death by ISIS 19
11:39 AM — Islamic State, also known as ISIS, has released a number of new images purporting to show a man being stoned to death after being suspected of being gay.
12th April 2015
Man arrested after sending fake ‘anthrax’ to gay bar 14
7:51 PM — A man has been arrested after sending a homophobic letter containing fake poison to an Iowa gay bar.
10th April 2015
Police launch fresh appeal in murder of trans woman in London
5:51 PM — Police investigating the murder of a trans woman in London have extended the ways in which information can be provided.
Arson attack on Kyrgyzstan LGBT centre 5
2:52 PM — The headquarters of LGBT organisation Labrys was attacked with bottles of explosives.
9th April 2015
Sue Perkins is now favourite to replace Jeremy Clarkson as Top Gear host 20
8:24 PM — Sue Perkins fans may be excited to hear that she is now the favourite to replace Jeremy Clarkson as host of Top Gear.
Obama calls for end to ‘devastating’ LGBT conversion therapy 12
8:12 AM — President Barack Obama has called for an end to "conversion" therapies which aim to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of LGBT youths.
8th April 2015
Jeremy Clarkson to return to the BBC less than a month after Top Gear exit 16
10:37 AM — Former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson is already set for his BBC return less than a month after being sacked for punching a producer in an "unprovoked" attack.
7th April 2015
Police appeal for help after trans woman murdered in London
3:27 PM — Police have appealed for help after a 33-year-old trans woman was murdered in London.
4th April 2015
San Francisco police officers to be fired for homophobic texts 5
5:47 PM — Seven police officers were found to have a sent a string of racist and homophobic message.
3rd April 2015
California must allow trans woman prisoner to have surgery 4
10:25 AM — A judge has ordered the California prison system to grant gender confirmation surgery to a prisoner.
31st March 2015
Anti-UKIP protesters targeted by Britain First ‘thugs’ in revenge attack 65
4:31 PM — Anti-UKIP activists who last week protested Nigel Farage at a pub have now been targeted by far-right group Britain First, who vowed to protect the UKIP leader.