Defense lawyers now say Tyler Clementi's bullying wasn't as bad as it seemed — but the invasion of his privacy was still a standout in a year that's been rife with bullying incidents. After the jump, a timeline.
An Arkansas school board member wrote on Facebook, "I like that fags cant procreate. I also enjoy the fact that they often give each other aids and die." His district has condemned his statements, but they can't fire him.
The latest in a string of tragic suicides by gay youth, Zach Harrington ended his life after hearing anti-gay rhetoric at a City Council meeting.