State Rep. Candice Keller said blame for mass shootings, like the one that occurred in Dayton, Ohio not far from her district, “belongs” with LGBTQI people due to the “breakdown of the traditional American family”.
Police Minister Lisa Neville is demanding a “full explanation” of the raid.
Peters visited Stonewall on Saturday and Sunday night, and was reportedly asked to leave both times due to excessive intoxication. He was apprehended by police late on Monday afternoon.
Police say the 48-year-old was punched in the head and chest before the alleged attacker stole his car.
Peters was convicted of killing and dismembering the bodies of two men he was involved with, Tereaupii Akai and Bevan Frost, months apart in 2001. Police warn he should not be approached.
Detectives believe advances in DNA technology may shed new light on the deaths of David Saint and Robert Mark Woodland, who were killed 13 years apart in Adelaide’s south parklands.
“In my view it’s clear that your motivation was money and you saw a soft target, that is, a man who wished to keep his sexual preferences and activities confidential.”
“We are a church that is not unfamiliar with persecution as we are made up of mostly members of the LGBT community”
NSW Police told the inquiry that despite internal efforts, “homophobic or transphobic sentiments have not been eliminated entirely from the force, or from society more generally”.