Jury Convicts Edward Thomas Of Assault On Transgender Woman Muhlaysia BookerA man charged with felony aggravated assault in the beating of Muhlaysia Booker — a transgender woman from Dallas — has been convicted of misdemeanor assault.
Defense Attorney In Trial For Man Who Assaulted Muhlaysia Booker ArrestedAndrew Wilkerson, the attorney for Edward Thomas — the man seen in a viral video brutally beating Booker at a south Dallas apartment complex — was arrested after disrupting the court in-and-out of the presence of the jury Oct. 17.
Dallas Police: Man Admits To Yelling Gay Slurs & Shooting Transgender WomanInvestigators with the Dallas Police Department say a man has admitted to yelling slurs at a transgender woman before following her to a bus stop and opening fire.
Dallas Police Ask For Help Identifying Suspect Wanted For Hate Crime Against Transgender FemaleThe Dallas Police Department is asking for the public's assistance identifying the suspect responsible for shooting and injuring a transgender female Friday night.
Dallas County Grand Jury Indicts Man in Transgender Woman's DeathA murder indictment filed Thursday revealed more details about her death, specifically that investigators believe Alvarado strangled and beat her with his bare hands, a belt and another object causing blunt force trauma.
Dallas Police Charge Man With Murder Of Transgender Woman Found In White Rock Lake, Chynal LindseyPolice said Thursday night, Ruben Alvarado, 22, was arrested and brought to Dallas Police Headquarters for questioning. Police said he refused to talk with detectives.
Manager Of Dallas Gay Bar Fired For Refusing To Serve Transgender Woman: 'We Are Against Discrimination Of Any Kind'JR's Bar & Grill on Cedar Springs fired the manager Thursday night after someone shared a social media post detailing what happened.
United Methodist Church Clergy Show Support For Transgender Community: 'No More Killings, Transgender Lives Matter'Those who gathered at the Christ United Methodist Church in Plano, prayed and sang in an act of unity they hope will show those in the transgender community they are not alone.
Dallas Police Call In FBI On Latest Transgender DeathDallas police are investigating after the body of a transgender woman was found in White Rock Lake on Saturday.
Dallas Police 'Actively Looking' To See If There's A Connection In 3 Transgender Assault, Murder CasesMuhlaysia Booker's killing is similar to two other unsolved cases in Dallas in one way - all the victims are transgender women.
Transgender Woman Badly Beaten In Viral Video Speaks Out, Thanks Community For SupportA transgender woman is speaking out for the first time after she was brutally beaten at a south Dallas apartment complex in a video that quickly spread through social media.
Transgender Woman Sues Dallas County, Former Sheriff Over Inhumane Searches, Sexual HarassmentValerie Jackson said jailers and former Sheriff Lupe Valdez disregarded the county’s transgender policy and subjected her to strip searches along with sexual harassment from staff and male inmates.
Girl Scouts Sue Boy Scouts Over Program's Name ChangeThe Girl Scouts have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the Boy Scouts for dropping the word "boy" from its flagship program in an effort to attract girls.
Scarlett Johansson Drops Out Of 'Rub & Tug' Amid Backlash Of Portrayal As Transgender ManScarlett Johansson has pulled out of the film "Rub & Tug" after her plans to portray a transgender man prompted a backlash.
Judge Denies Parents' Attempt To Change Transgender Child's NameAn Ohio judge refused to allow Leigh and Kylen Whitaker's attempt to change their 15-year-old's name from Heidi to Elliott.