29th October 2014
Singapore: Court upholds colonial-era anti-gay law 14
12:41 PM — A court in Singapore has rejected a challenge to the country's colonial-era law criminalising gay sex.
27th October 2014
No, actor Paul Rudd didn’t help stop a gay-basher at a Dallas airport 3
8:19 PM — Anchorman star Paul Rudd is rumoured to be one of the people caught on video tackling a homophobe who lashed out at "queers" in a Dallas airport.
Leaflets delivered in Cambridge: AIDS is God’s punishment for gays, and trans people are possessed by demons 45
1:50 PM — Leaflets have been delivered in Cambridge claiming that homosexuality is linked to paedophilia, and that transgender people need to be exorcised.
26th October 2014
Fiancé of murdered Filipino trans woman ‘rushed to hospital’ 3
5:55 PM — The German fiancé of a transgender woman who was murdered in the Philippines has reportedly been rushed to hospital.
25th October 2014
US: ‘No charges’ against gay Republican accused of sexually harassing male staffer 2
2:37 PM — No criminal charges will be filed against a Republican candidate who has been accused of sexually harassing and groping a male staff member.
22nd October 2014
Philippines: US marine accused of trans woman’s murder moved to Filipino headquarters
11:47 AM — The US marine formally charged with the murder of a trans woman has been moved to the Philippines' military headquarters, although still remains under United States custody.
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 68
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.