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Convicted Murderer Sues State Over Prison Porn Ban

CRIME | By Pat Eaton-Robb | Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights.

Alleged 'Fake Cop' Sex Assailant On Trial in SF

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 21
A San Francisco man who's accused of pretending to be a cop and forcing other men to engage in sexual acts with him faced testimony in recent days from most of his seven alleged victims.

Marine Accused in Philippine Trans Killing Tests US Ties

CRIME | By Jim Gomez | Oct 19
A U.S. Marine authorities suspect in the brutal slaying of a transwoman at a cheap hotel more than a week ago is testing the good will between countries.

Man Jailed For Threatening Gay Bar Patrons With Bat

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 17
A Michigan man was slapped with a jail sentence Thursday for using a baseball bat to threaten patrons at a gay bar in April.

Ky. Police Arrest 'Ex-Gay Warlock' for Allegedly Raping Teen Boy

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 16
Kentucky police arrested a Sunday school teacher and self-proclaimed warlock Monday, who confessed to sexually abusing one of his 16-year-old male students.

Only in Florida: Teen Arrested for Masturbating With Stuffed Animal at Walmart

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 15
A Florida teen was arrested Tuesday after getting down and dirty with a stuffed animal inside of a Wal-Mart.

LGBT Activists Rally in Brooklyn After Attack on Trans Woman

CRIME | By EDGE | Oct 15
A rally was held in Brooklyn Tuesday night in response to the attack on a transgender woman by a group of men Sunday night.

Group Beats & Robs Seattle Teen, Texts Mother 'I'm Gay'

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 14
Officials from the Seattle Police Department say a group of robbers beat up a 16-year-old boy and stole his phone last week before texting "I'm gay" to his mother on the stolen phone.

Truck Containing 36,000 Pounds of Crisco Stolen

CRIME | Oct 14
A truck containing 18 tons of Crisco sticks headed to a grocery store chain distribution center was stolen in a Florida city.

Prosthetic Leg Reported Stolen Near Stadium Found

CRIME | Oct 13
Police say a prosthetic leg reported stolen from a veteran in a wheelchair outside the Eagles-Giants football game in south Philadelphia was later recovered on a subway train.

Suit: Cold Burger King Onion Rings Spark Attack

CRIME | Oct 12
A New Mexico man is suing Burger King after he says a manager attacked him for complaining about cold onion rings.