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Man walks on technicality in gay assault case

A Brooklyn man accused of brutally beating a man while yelling anti-gay slurs was let loose without an assault charge because of “technical issues” — and now police are hunting for the out-on-bail brute so he can be charged with assault as a hate crime, according to cops and court records.

Brooklyn man badly beaten in possible hate crime

“Someone started screaming, ‘Hey you, f-----. I turned around and gave him a look like, ‘What the hell?’ and the next thing I know the guy starts punching me in the face.”

Boy blinded in one eye after anti-gay bullying attack

A 14-year-old Brooklyn boy brutally assaulted by bullies shouting anti-gay slurs has been blinded in one eye, and his family is suing New York City for $16 million, media are reporting.