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Congressman’s aid arrested after attacking his boyfriend with a knife and shovel

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Sander Levin
Timothy Foster, 32, was arrested Oct. 8 and charged with aggravated assault and two counts of assault with a dangerous weapon. ...

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Judge: Maryland prison mistreated transgender inmate

Thursday, September 24, 2015
In her ruling, Shaffer said the corrections officers "created a hostile environment" that began shortly after Neon Brown arrived.
A transgender inmate who says she was called "it" and "some kind of animal" by guards who watched her shower has won a major legal victory. ...

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“Relentlessly gay” yard hoaxer returns all $43,000 raised on GoFundMe

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
“Your yard is becoming Relentlessly Gay!” the note read. “Myself and others in the neighborhood ask that you Tone It Down."
Baltimore resident Julie Baker announced this week that she’s returning all the money donated to her GoFundMe campaign. ...

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Fighting the spread of HIV by posing on the dance floor

Saturday, January 17, 2015
A performer competes during a vogue ball in Baltimore, where the city's health department hosts the annual event as part of an HIV outreach and education effort.
Beneath the neon lights of a banquet hall on an industrial stretch of the city, models strutted across an elevated stage in homemade evening gowns and tuxedos adorned with sequins, lace and something atypical for the runway: Trojan condom wrappers. ...

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Four unsolved murders of transgender women test Baltimore police outreach

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Kayla Gilchrist Jones
BALTIMORE -- The day after Mia Henderson's body was found in a Baltimore alley, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts invited members of the city's LGBT community to a meeting. "We are listening. We are paying attention," he told them. "We are ...

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Slain transgender woman was NBA player’s sibling

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Mia Henderson
BALTIMORE -- A transgender woman found slain in Baltimore on Wednesday morning was the sibling of an NBA player Reggie Bullock of the Los Angeles Clippers. Baltimore police say 26-year-old Mia Henderson was found dead early Wednesday morning in an ...

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Body of murdered transgender woman found in Baltimore field

Thursday, June 5, 2014
BALTIMORE, Md. -- Police said Wednesday that a homicide victim found early Tuesday in a field in Northeast Baltimore was a transgender woman identified as 40-year-old Kandy Hall, but that details surrounding her death remained scarce. ...

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Fraternity gets probation after student says he was rejected because he is gay

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Brian Stewart
BALTIMORE -- A fraternity at Morgan State University in Baltimore has been placed on probation until 2015 following an investigation that a student was rejected because he is gay. ...

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Md. student claims fraternity rejected him because he is gay

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Brian Stewart
BALTIMORE, Md. -- A Maryland university is investigating a student's claim that members of a fraternity he wanted to join rejected him because he is gay. ...

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Baltimore mayor officiates group wedding ceremony at pride festival

Monday, June 17, 2013
Couples participate in a mass wedding ceremony in Baltimore on Sunday.
BALTIMORE -- Twenty same-sex couples were married Sunday in a mass wedding ceremony at the annual Baltimore pride festival. ...

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