Beating Of Gay Man Doesn’t Fall Under Oklahoma’s Hate Crime Prohibitions

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The Oklahoman reports that in the early morning of June 27, Oklahoma City-based real estate agent Christian Council, a 28-year-old gay man, returned to his apartment complex after a night out with friends, but before he made it to his front door, Council, who says he’s never been in a fight, was beaten, bloodied and branded with physical and emotional scars.

Read the full story at The Oklahoman

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