Topics :: hate crime hoax
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By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 31, 2012
A Wisconsin man who said his car was vandalized & he was physically attacked for being a gay Republican admitted on Monday that he made up the incident about the beating.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Aug 10, 2012
A Montana man pleaded guilty to filing a false police report that said he was physically and verbally attacked outside a straight club because he is gay.
By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday May 22, 2012
Last year a Colorado lesbian couple claimed that their neighbors spray-painted their condo and keyed their car after an argument, but local police now claim that the women faked the hate crime.
By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Nov 17, 2011
On Nov. 11, gay conservative, GOProud member and cast member of Logo’s reality TV show, "The A-List: Dallas," said he was attacked by an anti-conservative.
By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Oct 12, 2011
Taylor Garrett, the "Christian Gay Republican" cast member of Logo’s new reality series "The A-List Dallas," told the Huffington Post that the threatening message he got last week was "absolutely not" a stunt meant to publicize the show.
By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Oct 11, 2011
An attack against Taylor Garrett, star of Logo’s gay reality show "The A-List: Dallas," is puportedly an example of gay thuggishness targeting on the GLBT community’s own. But the GLBT online press wonders: Was the "hate crime" faked as a ratings ploy?
By Kilian Melloy | Friday Apr 15, 2011
The father of a gay University of North Carolina student who admitted to making a false hate crime claim says that his son’s burn injuries were self-inflicted, and his son made up the story out of embrassament.
By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Apr 13, 2011
The horrific attack described by a UNC freshman was disturbing--but it was also a fabrication, according to university officials.
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