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Purported members of the "Latin King Goonies" gang  (file/credit: CBS 2)

6th Bronx Street Gang Member Pleads Guilty In Brutal 2010 Anti-Gay Assaults

Idelfonso Mendez pleaded guilty Thursday to gang assault, though not to any hate crime charges, in the October 3, 2010 beating that authorities described as a violent act mixed with gang ideology, sexual assault, torture and bias against gays.

02/21/2014

Alfonso Lanier, suspected of an anti-gay attack in Chelsea, appears in court on Sept. 18, 2013. (credit: Jefferson Siegel/N.Y. Daily News)

Suspect In Violent Attack On Gay Couple In Chelsea Appears In Court

Alfonso Lainer, 23, was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated harassment and assault as a hate crime, police said.

09/18/2013

Suffolk County Anti-Gay Attack Suspects

4 Charged In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In Suffolk County

Four young men were charged Monday in an alleged anti-gay attack on Long Island that left one of the victims seriously injured.

07/22/2013

Madison Square Garden Anti-Gay Attack Suspects

New Surveillance Images Show Suspects In Anti-Gay Attack Near MSG

The NYPD has just released new surveillance images of three suspects wanted in connection with the beating of a gay couple near Madison Square Garden last month.

06/03/2013

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn marches in the Queens Pride Parade, June 2, 2013. (credit: Christine Quinn Twitter)

Quinn Announces Free Self Defense Classes Following Spike In Anti-Gay Attacks

Gay pride was on full display at the 21st annual Queens Pride Parade.

06/02/2013

Gornell Roman has been charged with assault as a hate crime. (credit: NYPD)

Man Arrested In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

Gornell Roman was charged Wednesday with assault and aggravated harassment, both as hate crimes, police said.

05/22/2013

Police said Dan Contarino was attacked in the East Villageon May 20, 2013, jist the latest victim in a long line of recent attacks on gays in New York City. (Photo: CBS 2)

Victim Describes Horror Of Monday Night’s Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

The incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said a gay couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when two men began yelling anti-gay slurs.

05/21/2013

Stonewall Inn on Christopher Street in Greenwich Village. (credit Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Teen Gets Jail In Anti-Gay Beating At Stonewall Inn

Christopher Orlando didn’t speak at his sentencing Tuesday. Defense lawyer John Rapawy says the 18-year-old “just wants to put this behind him.”

01/03/2012

Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

NY Indictment: 2 Charged In Gay Attack Are Victims

Members of a street gang who attacked a gay man and a recruit because they believed the two had a sexual encounter also turned on two of their own during the rampage, according to new court documents.

12/02/2010

Julius' Bar Greenwich Village/Juliusbar.com

Cops: Hate Crime At Julius’ Bar in Greenwich Village

Authorities say a man spat anti-gay and racist insults as he punched a patron at a prominent Greenwich Village gay bar.

10/18/2010

Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

‘Horrifying’ Anti-Gay Attacks Stun The Bronx

New York City police say members of a Bronx street crew discovered one of their recruits was gay, so they brutally beat and tortured the teen and two other people.

10/08/2010