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Hate Incidents

Incidents of apparent hate crimes and hate group activities listed here are drawn primarily from media sources. These incidents include only a fraction of the approximately 191,000 reported and unreported hate crimes that a 2005 government report estimated occur annually.

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Manhattan, NY
Antonio Lanier, 23, was charged with aggravated harassment and assault as a hate crime for allegedly participating in the Aug. 14 beating of two men who were holding hands on the street.
Legal Developments
09/16/2013
Harlem, NY
Islan Nettles, a 21-year-old transgender woman, was beaten, allegedly by a man shouting anti- gay slurs. Nettles died of her injuries on Aug. 23. A 20-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident.
Murder
08/14/2013
New York City, NY
Two men who were holding hands on the street were allegedly beaten by men who made anti-gay remarks.
Assault
08/13/2013
Brooklyn, NY
Swastikas, racist epithets and the words `Heil Hitler` were scrawled on a statue of black baseball legend Jackie Robinson and a teammate outside the minor league baseball stadium.
Vandalism
08/06/2013
New York City, NY
Two men allegedly yelled anti-gay slurs at a group of LGBT youth on a subway train.
Harassment
06/30/2013
New York, NY
A man who was riding on the subway with his friend was allegedly attacked by three men and three women who used anti-gay slurs.
Assault
02/17/2013
East Garden, NY
A swastika and an anti-Semitic phrase were written in lip balm on a door in a shopping center.
Vandalism
12/31/2012