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Ex-Marine John O’Leary makes court appearance in alleged hate crime attack at Long Beach gay bar

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April 26, 2013

An ex-Marine who pleaded not guilty last week to allegedly assaulting two men in September at a popular Long Beach gay bar appeared in court Thursday for a preliminary hearing setting. John Kelly O’Leary, 21, has been charged in Long Beach Superior Court with one felony count each of battery with serious bodily injury and assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury. The criminal complaint also says the attack was a hate crime.