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Frc Shooting

Ryan J. Reilly

Family Research Council Shooter Seeks Sentence Of 11.5 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 09.10.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Floyd Lee Corkins, who has already pleaded guilty to shooting a security guard at the D.C. headquarters of the conservative Family Resea...

Government Seeks Long Sentence For Family Research Council Shooter

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 06.22.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON — Prosecutors say a Virginia man who planned a mass killing at the Washington headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group...

Terrorism Charge For Christian Lobbying Group Shooting Suspect

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 12.24.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A Virginia man accused of shooting a security guard inside the headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group was indicted on a...

When Does The Free Exercise Of Religion Become Hate?

Anthony Michael Kreis | Posted 10.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Anthony Michael Kreis

The problem with the FRC is that its positions aren't simply informed by Biblical principles. If the group's public policy work were limited to Biblically driven public policy advocacy and self-liberty interests, there would be little controversy about their place in our plural society's marketplace of ideas.

An Open Letter To Tony Perkins Of The Family Research Council: Let's Talk About Hate

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 10.20.2012 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

In my post last week, I stated that no one should be exploiting the tragic FRC shooting for political gain. That's why I and many others are greatly disappointed by the press conference you held last week, and I'd like to take this opportunity to invite you to have a public discussion with me about hate.

Family Research Council Suspect May Have Had 2nd Target

AP | Posted 08.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The head of a second Christian conservative organization said Friday she was told by authorities that a note containing her group's cont...

Sharing Three Of My Deepest, Darkest Gay Secrets For The First Time To Fight Hate

Noah Michelson | Posted 10.17.2012 | Gay Voices
Noah Michelson

I stand with my queer brothers and sisters and denounce the terrible act that took place at the Family Research Center on Wednesday, but I also say enough is enough. Our deep, dark secrets only have as much shame as we give them.

When Hate and Extremism Veer Left It Should Be Condemned, Too

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics
Brian Levin, J.D.

The first step to undertake in an event such as this is to determine in an unbiased manner whether the incident falls under the objective definitions promulgated with regard to hate crime and terrorism, irrespective of how the crimes are eventually charged.

Floyd Corkins Charged In FRC Shooting

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 08.16.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A Virginia man has been charged in federal court in the shooting of a security guard at the headquarters of a conservative Christian lob...

Obama Reacts To Shooting At Conservative Group's Headquarters

Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

President Obama condemned the shooting of a security guard at the Family Research Council's headquarters on Wednesday, according to press secretary Ja...

Shooting At Family Research Council

AP | Posted 08.15.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A security guard for a conservative Christian lobbying group has been shot in the arm. Police say the shooting happened Wednesday morni...