Suspect In Violent Attack On Gay Couple In Chelsea Appears In CourtAlfonso Lainer, 23, was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated harassment and assault as a hate crime, police said.
Suspect In Greenwich Village Anti-Gay Murder IndictedElliot Morales, 33, pleaded not guilty to murder as a hate crime in the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Mark Carson.
Quinn Announces Free Self Defense Classes Following Spike In Anti-Gay AttacksGay pride was on full display at the 21st annual Queens Pride Parade.
Man Arrested In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In The East VillageGornell Roman was charged Wednesday with assault and aggravated harassment, both as hate crimes, police said.
Victim Describes Horror Of Monday Night's Anti-Gay Attack In The East VillageThe 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.
An Angry Community Rallies In Response To String Of Anti-Gay AttacksA community is rallying against hate, and police are increasing patrols in some neighborhoods – in the wake of five anti-gay attacks in the past two weeks.