Manhattan Man Convicted of Hate Crime in 2013 Shooting


March 9, 2016 | Associated Press

Manhattan Man Convicted of Hate Crime in 2013 Shooting

A bisexual man charged with shooting a gay man he taunted on a street was found guilty Wednesday of murder as a hate crime despite his assertions that he couldn’t be a bigot because of his own sexual orientation. A Manhattan jury deliberated over two days before finding Elliot Morales guilty in the May 2013 shooting of Mark Carson in the Greenwich Village neighborhood,…