16th October 2014
Home Office: 54% rise in transphobic crime 11
1:00 PM — Transgender hate crime has increased by 54%, new Home Office figures show.
5th October 2014
Dover MP Charlie Elphicke calls for Morocco travel boycott after British man jailed for ‘homosexual acts’ 5
3:13 PM — Dover MP Charlie Elphicke has called for travellers to boycott Morocco, after one of his constituents was jailed in the country for 'homosexual acts'.
4th October 2014
US: Los Angeles transgender woman shot dead 2
7:33 PM — Police have appealed for help after a Los Angeles transgender woman was shot dead.
3rd October 2014
German Ethics Council: Incest should be legal for consenting siblings 66
2:10 PM — A German advisory board has claimed that incest between consenting siblings should be legal.
1st October 2014
US: Three charged over Philadelphia gay bashing get December hearing 2
4:22 PM — Three people who were arrested over a homophobic attack in Philadelphia have had their court hearing scheduled for December.
29th September 2014
US: Three arrested over New York anti-gay shooting 1
12:53 PM — Three people who hurled anti-gay slurs at and shot a person in New York have been arrested.
25th September 2014
Three arrested following violent Philadelphia assault on a gay couple 3
2:44 PM — Three people have been charged in connection with an attack on a gay couple which took place in Philadelphia, and have all been released on bail.
22nd September 2014
US: Pennsylvania hate crime bill could pass this week 19
6:05 PM — A Pennsylvania hate crime law that will offer more protections to gay people could pass through the state's legislature this week.
20th September 2014
Indonesia: Province poised to introduce law to punish gay sex with 100 lashes 18
2:26 PM — An Indonesian province is poised to adopt anew law introducing corporal punishment for homosexuality.
15th September 2014
MEPs condemn Belgrade attack on gay rights activist 3
4:51 PM — MEPs have condemned an attack on a tourist in Belgrade who was visiting an LGBT rights conference.
13th September 2014
Swansea photographer ‘blinded in one eye’ after vile homophobic petrol attack 10
4:31 PM — A gay photographer has been left blind in one eye after he had petrol thrown in his face in a homophobic attack.
7th September 2014
US: Transgender woman murdered in Memphis 7
3:27 PM — A transgender woman has been found murdered in Memphis, Tennessee.
6th September 2014
Hertfordshire teacher jailed over affair with 15-year-old student 6
5:01 PM — A Hertfordshire PE teacher has been handed a 15 month jail sentence, after having an affair with a student.
Men jailed for four years over Grindr blackmail 8
4:30 PM — Two men have been jailed for four years each, after using Grindr to blackmail gay men into paying large sums of money.
5th September 2014
UK: Paramedic who pretended to be gay jailed for raping women 3
4:44 PM — A male paramedic who pretended he was gay in order to get close to his female victims has been jailed for 12 years.
31st August 2014
Former Suffolk dance teacher ‘shot dead’ by ex-lover, who was also his son-in-law 3
2:59 PM — A former Suffolk dance teacher has been shot dead by his former lover, according to reports.
29th August 2014
US: Detroit man arrested in shooting death of his partner 8
9:46 PM — Detroit Police have arrested a man suspected of shooting his partner and burning down their home to hide the evidence.
New Zealand: Arrest warrant issued after straight panic bar attacker fails to attend court
8:55 AM — A warrant has been issued to arrest a man charged with assaulting the manager of a gay bar after he realised he was surrounded by gay customers, because he did not turn up in court.
28th August 2014
US: Laverne Cox apologises for reading letter by a trans inmate convicted of rape 24
10:24 PM — Actress and activist Laverne Cox recently apologised for participating in a video in which she read a letter by convicted rapist Synthia China Blast.
27th August 2014
‘Sinister monk’ now delivering leaflets in Leicester comparing gays to paedophiles 25
6:03 PM — A homophobic monk has been caught delivering anti-gay leaflets in Leicestershire.