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Two Men, 19, and 21, Arrested in Killings of 2 Transgender Women in Puerto Rico

  http://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/30/us/puerto-rico-transgender-murder-arrests.html Two Arrested in Killings of Transgender Women in Puerto Rico The police said they had classified the deaths as a hate crime after the remains of two women were found in a badly burned car last week. The … Continue reading

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Another transgender woman killed in Puerto Rico — the third in 8 days

Doesn’t seem safe to be transgender in Puerto Rico. https://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/ny-transgender-woman-killed-puerto-rico-penelope-diaz-ramirez-20200428-sngmirzvajg2xgy6cdkvzwdqhm-story.html Another transgender woman killed in Puerto Rico — the third in 8 days By Muri Assunção New York Daily News | Apr 28, 2020 | 12:37 PM Three transgender women … Continue reading

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Two transgender women found burned to death in Puerto Rico

No word as to if the victims were upfront about their transgender status to those they were dating.  While killing someone is terrible, their dates or potential dates aren’t going to want a negative surprise of receiving something different than … Continue reading

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Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence

Does it mean flaming gays are unwelcome in PR? https://www.cbsnews.com/news/kevin-fret-dead-openly-gay-rapper-murdered-in-puerto-rico-amid-wave-of-violence Openly gay rapper murdered in Puerto Rico amid wave of violence By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 10, 2019 / 5:25 PM / CBS News San Juan, Puerto Rico — One … Continue reading

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Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/top-fbi-official-says-theres-a-crisis-of-violence-in-puerto-rico Top FBI official says there’s a “crisis of violence” in Puerto Rico By Camilo Montoya-Galvez Updated on: January 9, 2019 / 4:22 PM / CBS News Vega Alta, Puerto Rico — The top FBI official in Puerto Rico said the … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico fears post-Maria murder surge: 11 days, 32 slain

These are the type of things that happen when you run out of other people’s money.  You cannot afford to pay your police officers.  You cannot expect them to work for free, can you?  So they stop working as many … Continue reading

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