Gender-variant person shot in Memphis

Picture 14Tennessee Transgender Political Coalition is reporting a person was shot in Memphis, Tenn., on May 27, for “misrepresenting his gender,” as the assilant Terron Taylor said. The victim, identified as Kelvin Denton, is in critical condition after being shot in the nose and throat. This is the sixth such incident since 2006. Taylor is using the “trans panic” defense.

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One thought on “Gender-variant person shot in Memphis

  1. This is particularly tragic. I just can’t believe stuff like this goes on. Well, I can believe it, I just don’t understand it.

    Why would we ever want to hurt eachother? Why can’t we just get along and practice some of that love and forgiveness Jesus was always talking about?

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