Lesbian Victim Claims Beating Was Not A Hate Crime

Mallory Owens, the Mobile, Alabama woman who was beaten violently last week by her girlfriend’s brother, is now saying that the incident was not a hate crime. Owens’ mother originally said that the brother’s actions were motivated by her sexual orientation, but Mallory and her girlfriend are now saying that there were other reasons that will be released “when the time is right.” Watch WKRG’s report about these updates (HT: Towleroad):