Topics :: anti-gay vandalism

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Trailer Park Up in Arms After Lesbian Grandma Harassed

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
When vandals spray-painted "Die Dyke" on the side of the home of a lesbian grandmother in Rainier, Oregon, her neighbors were right there to support her, with some saying they suspected the new manager of the trailer park as being behind the harassment.

Dallas Police Look into ’666’ Graffiti on Landmarks as Hate Crime

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 30
Dallas police are investigating the tagging of a gay community landmark and other locations with "666" in red spray paint as a possible hate crime.

Australian Gay Club Vandalized With Homophobic Slurs

BARS | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 13
A popular gay nightclub in Sydney, Australia, was vandalized with anti-gay graffiti in broad daylight.

Wheelchair-Bound Minn. Man Charged With Vandalizing Pro-Gay Church

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 7
A man has been arrested and charged in Maple Grove, Minn., a town of 61,567 located just 17 miles north-west of Minneapolis, for vandalizing a pro-gay church four times since June.

Police: Vandalism at Gay Activist’s NOLA Home

LOCAL | Aug 4
A gay activist in New Orleans says somebody tore a rainbow flag from his balcony and spray-painted a slur on the house he and his partner share.

Minn. Church Vandalized Multiple Times for Marriage Equality Support

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 8
A church near Minneapolis has been vandalized multiple times over the past year because its officials support gay marriage rights.

Penn. Man Says Family was Victim of Vandalism Because Daughter is Gay

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 8
A father from Pennsylvania says vandals burned a swastika into his front lawn because his daughter is openly gay.

Anti-Gay Slurs & Swastika Painted on Gay Fla. Teen’s Home

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 13
Police say an 18 year old from Florida was the victim of a hate crime after vandals spray-painted his home with anti-gay graffiti.

Boston College Law School’s LGBT Office Vandalized

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 25
Vandals wrote homophobic graffiti on the wall of Boston College Law School’s LGBT center, including graphic sexual terms, during Martin Luther King, Jr., weekend.

Gay Texas Couple Find ’Leave or Die Fags’ Painted on Porch

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 4
A Texas couple say someone vandalized their property by painting "leave or die fags" on their porch. They also claim that the attack was caused by an anti-gay ad a pastor wrote in a local newspaper.

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