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Peruvian Dad Accused of Setting Gay, HIV+ Son on Fire

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 19
A 22-year-old man says his father tried to light him on fire because neighbors constantly made fun of the victim’s sexual orientation and because he was HIV positive.

Father & Uncle Suspected of Turkish Gay Teen’s ’Honor Killing’

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 5
The LGBT community of a southeastern region of Turkey claims that a 17-year-old teenage boy was the victim of an honor killing and that his family tried to cover up the crime.

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