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Report | Trapped: Cycles of Violence and Discrimination Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons in Guyana

Georgetown University Law Center’s Human Rights Institute (“HRI”) Fact-Finding Project Team has released its report, “Trapped: Cycles of Violence and Discrimination Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons in Guyana“, which documents widespread incidents of violence and discrimination experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons in Guyana across all aspects of their lives. This report […]

“Tiger Mandingo,” convicted of spreading HIV, wins a major victory

By Steven Thrasher – BuzzFeed The Missouri Supreme Court affirmed a ruling that the college wrestler’s racially charged trial was “fundamentally unfair.” Prosecutors say, “We’re prepared to try the case again.” Michael Johnson, the college wrestler also known as “Tiger Mandingo” who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for “recklessly” exposing his sexual partners […]