Brighton police under pressure over anti-gay attack

Smith, Richard; Galliano, Joe
March 2003
Gay Times (09506101);Mar2003, Issue 294, p55
Focuses on the debate in Brighton, England over police commitment to dealing with anti-gay crime. Details of an attack against gay advertising manager Rob Dean; Stance of the city's Anti-Violence Unit; Incidence of homophobic violence.


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