Quoting ♥Ericka✄:" I can't link on my phone but snopes says this.isn't true."
Quoting MyMonkeysNAMEisFINGERS:" The school, press, police, 40 students all lying? It seems a little excessive and no one except the ... [snip!] ... But is it really likely? It seems so strange that that many people would lie... Or maybe I just have too much faith in people."
Quoting MyMonkeysNAMEisFINGERS:" But do you think it should be a hate crime since she was gay? Even the news article on snopes mentions ... [snip!] ... on snopes mentions that she "looks like a boy". *(A bit insensitive for a police officer to say that about a minor girl. :\)"