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Canberra teen sentenced for calculated entrapment on Grindr

A 17-year-old Canberra boy who used gay hookup app Grindr to threaten and extort gay men has been sentenced to six months in youth detention. The boy and three others, including his older brother, were charged after they contacted two men on Grindr and demanded money from them and threatened to expose them as paedophiles. …

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Pulse Nightclub To Become Permanent Memorial And Museum

The site of the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando will become a permanent memorial and museum. The plan was announced by Barbara Poma, the owner of the nightclub and executive director of the onePULSE Foundation, a non-profit created to raise funds for survivors and victims’ families. Forty-nine were killed at the site of the popular …

Police finish investigation into Tyrone Unsworth assault

Queensland Police have completed an investigation into the assault of Brisbane teenager Tyrone Unsworth, a month before his death. The 13-year-old tragically died by suicide in November last year after suffering years of cruel homophobic slurs from other students, his mother told The Courier-Mail. In October, Tyrone was hospitalised and required surgery to his jaw …

Brother of accused Bourke St driver Speaks Out About Tragedy

The brother of the man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Melbourne’s Bourke Street has broken his silence about the tragedy. Dimitrious “Jimmy” Gargasoulas, who is accused by police of killing five pedestrians in the January 20 car rampage, also allegedly stabbed his younger brother Angelo (pictured, right). In an interview with Seven News, the …

Bourke St suspect allegedly stabbed brother in homophobic attack

Dimitrious “Jimmy” Gargasoulas, the 26-year-old accused of mowing down pedestrians with his car in Melbourne’s Bourke Street, allegedly stabbed his brother earlier that day in what family have called a homophobic attack. Jimmy (pictured, left) is alleged to have stabbed his younger brother Angelo (pictured, right), after a violent argument erupted about his brother’s sexuality …

Gay dad fighting for life after alleged hate crime in Gladstone

A New Zealand father of three who plunged from a Gladstone bridge onto train tracks was the victim of a gay hate crime, his partner has claimed. Police said Joth Wilson, 25, (pictured, right) left his partner Maioha Tokotaua at home to buy cigarettes about 15 minutes before midnight on New Year’s Eve. But once …

Cambodian King Sihamoni photoshopped into gay porn

Cambodian police plan to arrest three suspects after they allegedly photoshopped the country’s King Sihamoni into a gay porn scene. They then shared the image on social media. Police allege the image featuring King Norodom Sihamoni popped up on some Facebook accounts in both Cambodia and Thailand on Christmas Day. According to reports, the Asian …

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