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Tyler media wrong about Ty Underwood’s gender

Both the Tyler Morning Telegraph and KLTV television station have ignored the fact that Ty Underwood was a transgender woman

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BREAKING NEWS: Longview man arrested in Ty Underwood murder

Carlton Ray Champion Jr., 21, of Longview has been charged with murder in the Jan. 26 death of Tyler trans woman Ty Underwood, according to KLTV television station in Tyler. Champion was already being held without bond in the Gregg … Continue reading

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Vigil set in Tyler for murdered trans woman

Local and state LGBT and allied organizations are holding a vigil at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4., at Bergfeld Park in Tyler in honor of Ty “Nunnee” Underwood, the 24-year-old transgender woman murdered Jan. 26 in Tyler. Some of Underwood’s … Continue reading

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U.S. Marine charged with murder of transwoman in Philippines

Prosecutor Emilie de los Santos found “probable cause” that Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton attacked Jennifer Laude after learning she was trans. He has been in custody since after the October incident.

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Police still looking for leads in September murder of gay man on Cedar Springs

Dallas Police are still looking for information regarding the murder of a gay man beaten to death early in the morning of Sept. 25 at the corner of Cedar Springs Road and Throckmorton Street. According to the DPD Blog, officers … Continue reading

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Jon Buice again denied parole in 1991 gay bashing murder

The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles voted today, Tuesday, Oct. 21, to once again deny convicted killer Jon Christopher Buice’s request for parole.Buice, now 40 years old, was one of 10 men — ranging in age at the time … Continue reading

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Arlington woman executed for killing girlfriend’s son

The state of Texas tonight (Wednesday, Sept. 17) executed a woman convicted eight years ago of intentionally starving her girlfriend’s son to death. Lisa Ann Coleman, 38, was pronounced dead at 6:24 p.m., CDT, 12 minutes after Texas Department of … Continue reading

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1 killed, 1 injured in break-in in Fort Worth

Dallas Voice has learned that a member of Celebration Community Church was killed and another was severely injured by a man who broke into their home on Fort Worth’s west side early Sunday morning. According to reports in the Fort … Continue reading

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Transgender news briefs

Trans woman murdered in Baltimore Baltimore City Police announced July 16 that they are investigating the murder of trans woman Mia Henderson, sister of NBA player Reggie Bullock. Henderson, 26, is at least the second trans woman killed in Baltimore … Continue reading

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Suspect arrested in 2-year-old murder of Mollie Olgin

A suspect has been arrested in the murder of Mollie Olgin and shooting of Kristene Chapa in Portland, Tex.

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