9th July 2014
Uganda: Police arrest 5 ‘suspected homosexuals’ 4
5:37 PM — Police in Uganda have arrested five individuals suspected of breaking the country’s laws against same-sex sexual activity.
France: Activists on trial for topless Notre Dame equal marriage protest
4:39 PM — A group of activists stood trial today after taking part in a topless pro-equal marriage protest.
New Zealand: Woman ‘throws paint’ over gay sauna 3
2:16 PM — A woman has been caught on camera throwing paint over a gay sauna.
UK: Men appear in court over Grindr blackmail charges
11:20 AM — Two men have appeared in court, accused of blackmailing users of the gay hookup app Grindr.
7th July 2014
Morocco: ‘Homosexuality’ charges against six men upheld 10
6:15 PM — A Morocco appeals court has upheld the convictions of six men arrested under the country's sodomy law.
Bryan Fischer: We discriminate against necrophiliacs, why not gays? 21
5:07 PM — Anti-gay activist Bryan Fischer has claimed that discrimination against gay people isn't a problem, because we also discriminate against necrophiliacs.
Uganda denies that Anti-Homosexuality Act is homophobic: It was ‘misinterpreted’ 13
4:43 PM — Uganda has claimed that a new law which increases jail terms for those found guilty of "aggravated homosexuality", is not homophobic, and that it has simply been "misinterpreted".
Canada: Ice hockey player arrested for grabbing policeman’s bum 10
3:15 PM — A Canadian ice hockey star has apologised, after he was arrested for grabbing a policeman's bum.
London: Police appeal for woman who filmed Vauxhall bar death
12:07 PM — Police have appealed for a woman to come forward who filmed an incident outside a gay-friendly Vauxhall club in which a man died.
Kenya: 60 people reportedly arrested in gay bar raid 9
11:03 AM — 60 people have been arrested during a raid on a gay bar in Kenya, according to a report.
6th July 2014
US: Mississippi law legalising anti-gay discrimination now in effect 26
5:59 PM — A Mississippi law that legalises anti-gay discrimination on the grounds of 'religious freedom' has come into effect.
5th July 2014
US: Parents of gay suicide teen condemn repeal of cyberbullying law 6
3:31 PM — Parents of a teenager who committed suicide after his gay sexual encounter was posted online have condemned the repeal of a New York cyberbullying law.
4th July 2014
UK: Police release CCTV footage of Birmingham Pride attack 4
4:56 PM — Police have released CCTV footage of an attack at Birmingham Pride, and have appealed for help to find a suspect.
US: Suspected Seattle murderer may have met victims on gay hookup app 1
3:54 PM — A man suspected of killing two gay men in Seattle may have met his victims on a gay hookup app.
Consultation launched into tackling hate crime in London 3
12:52 PM — A consultation has been launched into how to tackle hate-crime in the capital city.
3rd July 2014
Pensioner again facing jail for breaching a suspended sentence for homophobic abuse
6:21 PM — A pensioner in Plymouth has found himself back behind bars, after breaching the terms of a suspended sentence handed down after he continually hurled abuse at his gay neighbours.
Zambia: Two men accused of ‘sodomy’ acquitted due to lack of evidence 3
2:03 PM — Due to a lack of evidence, two men in Zambia have been acquitted after having been imprisoned for over a year, accused of having sexual relations "against the order of nature".
US: Suspect in Seattle double gay murder spotted in New Jersey armed robbery
12:07 PM — The chief suspect in the murder of two gay men in Seattle last month has reportedly been recorded committing an armed robbery in his home state of New Jersey.
2nd July 2014
US: Anti-gay Archbishop investigated over new allegations he ‘sexually touched’ men 63
12:29 PM — A Minnesota Archbishop who has described homosexuality as "evil" is being investigated by the church over allegations of same-sex sexual misconduct.
1st July 2014
UK: Homophobic murderer on the loose after escape from open prison 4
1:51 PM — A man who committed murder outside a Birmingham pub in a brutal homophobic attack is evading police after an escape from HM Spring Hill, an open prison in Buckinghamshire, on Sunday.