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Oklahoma Lawmaker Charged with Child Prostitution Resigns

Oklahoma Lawmaker Charged with Child Prostitution Resigns

By Sean Murphy | Mar 22
An Oklahoma legislator charged with hiring a 17-year-old boy for sex resigned on Wednesday, saying he didn't want to be a distraction to his fellow state lawmakers.

Man Charged with Hate Crime for Attacking 2 Trans Women, NYPD Says

Man Charged with Hate Crime for Attacking 2 Trans Women, NYPD Says

Mar 20
The New York Police Department arrested a Long Island man Friday and charged him with a hate crime after he allegedly attacked two transgender women outside a McDonald's in Queens.

LGBT Community Worries About Hate Crime Prosecutions

LGBT Community Worries About Hate Crime Prosecutions

By Jeff Amy | Mar 20
In the final days of President Obama's administration, LGBT rights supporters hailed the first federal hate crime conviction for the killing of a trans woman. With President Donald Trump now in office, they worry about the future of such prosecutions.

Florida Cop Looks for Suspects with 'Wheel of Fugitive'

Florida Cop Looks for Suspects with 'Wheel of Fugitive'

Mar 19
Every week, Sheriff Wayne Ivey of Brevard County, Florida, goes on Facebook and spins a wheel of local fugitives in an effort to help capture them.

 Armed 'Men Dressed as Women' Allegedly Rob Florida Check Cashing Store

Armed 'Men Dressed as Women' Allegedly Rob Florida Check Cashing Store

By Brittany Ferrendi | Mar 18
The Broward Sheriff's Office released a statement last week claiming two men dressed up as women robbed Sam's Subs and Check Cashing in Pompano Beach.

Man Charged with Hate Crime for Attack on Transgender Woman

Man Charged with Hate Crime for Attack on Transgender Woman

Mar 17
A 23-year-old Woodinville man has been charged with a hate crime for attacking a Seattle transgender woman because of her sexual orientation.

Oklahoma GOP Senator's Fall From Power is Stunningly Fast

Oklahoma GOP Senator's Fall From Power is Stunningly Fast

By Sean Murphy | Mar 17
A two-term Oklahoma Republican state senator's fall from political power following his arrest on child prostitution charges has been stunningly fast.

Sex, Drugs & Teen Prostitution: Okla. GOP State Sen in Hot Water as Details Emerge

Sex, Drugs & Teen Prostitution: Okla. GOP State Sen in Hot Water as Details Emerge

Mar 16
Details have emerged surrounding the text communications between Republican Oklahoma State Senator Ralph Shortey and a teenage boy with whom he was caught in a motel last week. Prostitution charges have been filed against the married politician.

Watch: Lesbian Couple Says Straight Couple Attacked Them in NM Parking Lot

Watch: Lesbian Couple Says Straight Couple Attacked Them in NM Parking Lot

Mar 15
A lesbian couple says a husband and wife with kids attacked them in a Santa Fe, New Mexico parking lot.

On March 15, National Day of Action Celebrates Lives of Black Trans Women

On March 15, National Day of Action Celebrates Lives of Black Trans Women

Mar 15
For March 15, National Day of Action for Trans Women of Color, Get Equal and a coalition of more than 30 organizations released a statement.

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