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Attorney representing man who beat up Muhlaysia Booker cuffed, led out of court

Attorney representing man who beat up Muhlaysia Booker cuffed, led out of court

State District Judge Hector Garza sentenced defense attorney Andrew W. Wilkerson to 15 days and a $500 fine for criminal contempt of court for “continued outbursts” in which he misgendered and deadnamed Muhlaysia Booker. Attorney Andrew Wilkerson is representing Edward Thomas the 6’7 man who is on trial for taking $200 and beating transgender woman […]

Judge denies Dallas lawyer’s request to deadname & misgender Muhlaysia Booker

Judge denies Dallas lawyer’s request to deadname & misgender Muhlaysia Booker

Andrew W. Wilkerson, attorney for Edward Thomas, the man videotaped beating transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker felt his client wouldn’t get a fair trial if the person he beat was identified to the jury as a woman. Wilkerson asked that the judge allow him to continue to misgender and deadname Booker in court to get his […]

Muhlaysia Booker murdered just days after video of her beating went viral

Muhlaysia Booker murdered just days after video of her beating went viral

Dallas transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker was found dead in her car Saturday morning, shot by an unknown assailant. Police responded to the shooting call in the 7200 block of Valley Glen Drive at around 6:40 a.m near the Tenison Park Golf Course. She was found dead from a gunshot wound according to CBS11 She was […]

Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time since being assaulted

Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time since being assaulted

Transgender woman Muhlaysia Booker spoke publicly for the first time Saturday following the brutal assault in Oak Cliff on April 13th. In an emotional thank you, Booker, expressed gratitude for those who cared during her time of need. “This time it was me. The next time could be someone else close to you,” Booker said […]

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Man was offered $200 to beat Dallas transgender woman

Edward Thomas, the man who beat a Dallas transgender woman on Friday did it for $200. The Dallas Morning News reported on this today after receiving new information on the arrest warrant from police. Muhlaysia Booker who was involved in a minor traffic accident prior to the assault said she was then run off the […]

Attack on Dallas Transgender Woman Being Investigated as a possible Hate Crime

Attack on Dallas Transgender Woman Being Investigated as a possible Hate Crime

Update: An arrest has been made according to Fox news Edward Thomas, 29, was arrested late Sunday for his alleged role in an attack on a transgender woman. A sickening mob attack on a transgender woman Friday shared thousands of times on FaceBook is being investigated by police as a possible hate crime. The victim […]