Topics :: 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.

Giant Wooden Penis Chained To Putin Critic’s Car

INTERNATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Feb 6
A noted Twitter satirist and vocal critic of Russian president Vladimir Putin awoke last week to find a giant wooden penis chained to her car.

Detectives Search Bieber Home in Vandalism Case

CRIME | Jan 14
The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department searched Justin Bieber’s home for evidence in an egg-tossing vandalism case involving the pop star.

Tenn. Chick-fil-A Vandalized With Pro-Gay Message

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 13
Employees of a Chick-Fil-A in Cookeville, Tenn., discovered last Thursday that the fast food restaurant had been vandalized with a pro-gay message.

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.

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.

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.

Acts of Anti-Gay Vandalism Include Gay-on-Gay Defacement

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 18
There have been two high profile acts of anti-gay vandalism in Memphis--one carried out by a "radical queer" group.

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