Tag: Hate crime

Ohio (USA)

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Ohio Representatives Stinziano, Foley, Rogers, Budish, Gerberry, Ashford, Driehaus, Hagan, R., Lundy, Fedor, Reece, Williams, McGregor, Pelanda, and Brown have introduced…

Florence High School, Colorado (USA)

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The Pacific Justice Institute claims that a male student, Jessica Valentine, who claims to be transgender, has allegedly harassed female…

McDonald’s Beating (USA)

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In April 2011, Teonna Brown beat Chrissy Polis, a transgender woman, at a McDonald’s in Rosedale, Maryland. Brown pleaded guilty…

Washington, D.C. (USA)

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Washington, D.C. government has established a partnership with the GLBT Community to obtain victim impact statements in “hate crimes” prosecutions….

Portugal

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The Portuguese parliament approved a revision of the country’s criminal code that will ban discrimination and hate crime against transgender…

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (USA)

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development adopted a rule in 2011 that prohibits lenders from basing eligibility determinations for…

St. Louis County, Missouri (USA)

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The St. Louis County Council has passed an ordinance that adds gender identity and sexual orientation to its anti-discrimination regulations…

St. Louis County, Missouri (USA)

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The St. Louis County Council is considering a bill that would expand the groups of people that the county’s anti-discrimination…

Canada

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Bill C-279  proposes recognizing gender identity and gender expression as groups under Canada’s Criminal Code hate crimes section. It would also…