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Three Men Sentenced In Attack On Gay Man

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-Friday, three men accused in the February beating of Brandon White were sentenced to years — five years behind bars followed by five years of probation. Brandon White was present in the courtroom during […]


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Two Defendants In Beating Take Plea Deal

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Two men accused in the videotaped beating of a gay man on an Atlanta street corner that was captured in a widely viewed video have pleaded guilty to the charges against them […]


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No Bond For One Of Four Suspects In Anti Gay Beating

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) –  A Fulton county judge has denied bond for 19 year old Christopher Cain,  whose accused along with three others in the February beating of 20 year old Brandon White in the Pittsburgh community […]


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‘CNN Of The Ghetto’: WorldStarHipHop Becoming YouTube For Urban Violence

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) — A Chinese restaurant explodes into a full-blown riot. People are hitting each other with chairs. Glasses and plates are thrown. The bystander who is filming the chaos repeats the mantra over […]


photo by Sytonnia Moore WVEE-FM

Fourth Man Charged in Gay Beating

ATLANTA (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a fourth man in the videotaped beating of a gay on an Atlanta street corner that was captured in a widely viewed video. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports […]


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WAOK Wants To Know If You Think The Atlanta Gay Beating Victim Brandon White Is Telling The Truth About His Relationship With the Suspects?

Members of Change Atlanta, a gay rights organization, have Tough Questions for Brandon White. White is the 20-year old Atlanta man who was beaten by three men outside a neighborhood store in Atlanta’s Pittsburgh community […]


Convenience Store Video Beating

Third Suspect in Video Beating Surrenders to Police

UPDATE: On 02/22/2012, at approximately 10:30 pm, Darael Demare Williams surrendered to the Erie Bureau of Police without incident.  On 02/23/2012, at approximately 11:30 am, Williams was arraigned on Pennsylvania State Fugitive from Justice charges.  Williams’ […]


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Reward Money Raised In Brutal Attack

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The reward has been raised to $25,000 for information in the brutal beating of a gay man.  Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says they have three-suspects already in custody, but police still needs […]


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Hate Crime Victim Speaks Out

Brandon White, the young man who was beaten ou side a grocery store for being gay, comes forward during a press conference. He says he plans on pressing charges after his attackers posted the beating on the […]