Sakia Gunn Memorial Page

Sakia Gunn was 15 years old when she was murdered for being a lesbian. According to news reports, Sakia was waiting for a bus in 2003 when she was killed.

Evidently, her murderer and another male to wanted Sakia and another friend to have sex with them. The girls declined, saying they were lesbians. Anti-gay comments were made, a scuffle started and Sakia was stabbed. The men reportedly drove away yelling homophobic comments.

More information about Sakia Gunn can be found at the following web sites:

365gay.com - Guilty Plea In Lesbian Teen's Killing

PlanetOut - Lesbian stabbing coverage draws cries of bias

365gay.com - 200 attend vigil for slain New Jersey teen

PlanetOut - Lesbian stabbing coverage draws cries of bias

365gay.com - Murder Charges In Stabbing Of NJ Lesbian Teen

365gay.com - Lesbian Teen's Accused Killer No-Show In Court


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