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Other Notable Hate Crime Cases
Brandon Teena was a transgendered man who was murdered in Nebraska in 1993.
James Byrd Jr.
In 1998, James Byrd Jr was chained and dragged in the back of a pick up truck in Jasper Texas.
Balbir Singh Sodhi
After the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, many Muslims and Arabs were targets of hate crime including Balbir, who was a Sikl, was gunned down in front of a gas station.
Gwen Araujo was a teenage trans woman from Newark California who was strangled after her killers found out she was a transsexual.
Lawrence "Larry" King
Larry King was shot and killed by a fellow student at E.O. Green Junior High School in Oxnard California in 2008 for openly being gay.
The Laramie Project Cycle
Video Clips from the Laramie Project
Video Clip of The Laramie Project Ten Years Later
Artist Talk: The Laramie Project Cycle with Judy Shepard and Moisés Kaufman