What's more, plenty of people, especially gay people, thought this book would hurt the cause, and they blamed Stephen Jimenez. July 7, ; July 8, ; July 9, ; July 13, ; July 14, Stephen Jimenez's book was not universally well-received by the gay community or the Matthew Shepard Foundation, which maintain that his murder was fueled by anti-gay bias. Two men, Aaron McKinney and Russell Henderson, were soon arrested, convicted, and sentenced to two consecutive life sentences for Shepard's murder, which received widespread international attention. Hate Crime Punished," November 8,
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People gathered for vigils nationwide. Ritch Dowrey, victim of violent West End gay bashing, dies". Many agencies fail to report or underreport instances. Capitol Hill Art Walk Spotlight: The New York Daily News.