Results tagged “violence” from Last Word

The story behind the attack on Mallory Owens continues to take twists and turns. Owens, a 23-year-old woman, was brutally assaulted by her girlfriend's 18-year-old brother, Travis Hawkins, Jr., on Thanksgiving. Mallory's mother told the press that her daughter had been attacked because Travis Jr. disliked Mallory for having a lesbian relationship with his sister. The Hawkins family disputed that ... [Read]

A 23-year-old woman named Mallory Owens was assaulted this past Thanksgiving at her girlfriend's house in Alabama. The attack was carried out by Travis Hawkins, Jr., the 18-year-old brother of Owens' girlfriend, Ally Hawkins. Owens' mother, Kristi Taylor, told WKRG that Hawkins "tried to kill her." WKRG and another station, WALA, reported that Owens' family members believed the attack had ... [Read]

Brandon White courageously came forward today at a press conference to address an assault that had been videotaped by alleged gang members and posted on the internet. White was attacked as he left an Atlanta, Georgia store by three men. A fourth waited to videotape the incident. They repeated yelled "No faggots in Jack City" while punching and kicking ... [Read]

[UPDATE: The victim, Brandon White, spoke out at a press conference Wednesday, Feb 8.] A terribly disturbing act of violence appeared on the shock video site World Star Hip Hop this week in which a man was beaten for being gay. In the recording three alleged gang members wait outside of a store for a fourth man to exit. The ... [Read]