More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
CBS News - 10 Years After Matthew Shepard's Murder
CBS News has a segment on their website remembering Matthew Shepard, with a retrospective on his murder, an interview with Judy Shepard and a look into what progress has been made to establish hate crime laws since his death.
From CBS News' website:
College student Matthew Shepard was beat to death 10 years ago for being gay. Since then there have been outcries for tougher laws, but how much progress has been made? Thalia Assuras reports.