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Gay Man’s Beating Leads To Hate Crime Charge

A man from Springtown is facing federal hate crime charges after authorities said that he severely beat a gay man. The two met each other through an online service.

02/24/2014

Brian Cloninger (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Bond Lowered For Accused Child Shooter

The bond has been lowered for the man accused of shooting an eight-year-old boy in the face.

10/28/2013

Brian Cloninger (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Bond Reduced For Accused Child Shooter

Bond has been lowered for the man accused of shooting a Dallas 8-year-old boy in the face.

CBS 11–10/11/2013

8-year-old Donald Maiden was shot in the face while playing outside his apartment complex.  (courtesy: Donald Maiden's family)

PD: No Evidence 8-Year-Old Shot In Face Was Hate Crime

An eight-year-old boy who was shot in the face outside of his Northeast Dallas apartment complex last month is due to get out of the hospital this week, and police are hoping he can tell them what happened in the moments before the shooting.

10/08/2013

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McKinney Mosque Targeted In Paintball Attack

A McKinney mosque was hit by paintballs early Sunday morning, leading a Muslim advocacy group to call for a state and federal investigation for a possible hate crime.

06/03/2013

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Elderly Woman Dies Before Hate Crime Trial

A 72-year-old North Texas woman charged with an anti-gay hate crime has died before her case could go to court.

01/15/2013

An inmate waits for the bars to a dorm at a minimum-security facility in Texas to be opened. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

Texas Inmate Pleads Guilty To Hate Crime

A federal prison inmate in Texas has pleaded guilty to a hate crime charge after admitting that he beat another prisoner he thought was gay.

11/09/2012

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Arlington Police Say Graffiti Case May Be A Hate Crime

Police say they suspect a hate crime in a North Texas neighborhood where racial slurs and derogatory images were spray-painted on garages and cars.

06/23/2012

Daniel Damian Sibley is accused of vandalizing homes and vehicles in Arlington with vulgar and derogatory messages. (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Police Arrest/Identify Anti-Gay Graffiti Suspects

Arlington police have arrested one suspect and identified four others involved in a hate crime involving graffiti spray painting that included anti-gay slurs, racial slurs, hateful messages and vulgar images.

06/20/2012

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Several Area Businesses Targeted With Hate-Filled Graffiti

“I didn’t expect for this to happen. I’ve seen it many times in my life here. But, I thought these things were over,” says Al Faleh. “I guess it’s never going to be over.”

06/13/2012

A lesbian couple holding hands. (credit: David Silverman/Getty Images)

Plano PD: Wanted Suspects Committed Anti-Gay Hate Crime

Plano police are looking for two men they say committed a hate crime in their city. According to authorities, the suspects pistol-whipped an 18-year-old young man after he defended his two female friends from anti-gay remarks.

06/05/2012

A swastika spray-painted onto a Dallas street on April 6, 2012. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Swastika Spray Painted Onto Dallas Street

Shortly after the sun rose on the second day of Passover Saturday, residents in the 9500 block of Manchester Dr. found a stark-pink swastika spray painted in the middle of the street.

04/07/2012

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