Paul Broussard

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    October 10, 2014

    Why Moving Pride Out of Montrose is a Big Deal

    Social media went haywire last week when Pride Houston announced that next year's Houston LGBT Pride Celebration will take place downtown, leaving its Montrose home of more than three decades. Many were shocked because they weren't told this was happening ahead of time. And while there have been g ... More >>

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    September 18, 2013

    HPD Investigating Victims' Crime Advocate Andy Kahan

    The Houston Police Department is investigating how the city's crime victims' advocate obtained a prisoner's confidential disciplinary record and used the information to try to thwart the prisoner's parole. KTRK's Ted Oberg has been kicking all kinds of ass over Andy Kahan's alleged misconduct, whic ... More >>

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    August 16, 2011

    RIP Gay Montrose? Community Members Say Yes, No and Maybe So

    According to some, Montrose is seeing fewer rainbows these days.​Montrose's "gayborhood" status is officially over. Or it's just like it has been for the past five to ten years. It depends on who you ask. Hair Balls recently spoke with various movers and shakers of the neighborhood's GLBT co ... More >>

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    August 2, 2011

    Jon Buice: Parole Reversed for Gay Basher

    Jon Buice stays in prison.​Jon Buice, who had been awarded a controversial parole after serving time for his role in the gay-bashing death of Paul Broussard, will not be a free man after all. The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles today reversed its earlier decision granting Buice parole in l ... More >>

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    July 29, 2011

    GLBT Hate Crime Victims Memorialized on Charles Armstrong's Property

    Montrose residents lit a candle for hate crime victims.​Last night, throngs of people bearing candles filled an empty parking lot in Montrose, just off the main gay bar drag of Pacific Street. A block or two from here, Paul Broussard was murdered in 1991. Aaron Scheerhoorn was stabbed to death ... More >>

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    July 5, 2011

    Jon Buice: Man Involved in Paul Broussard Anti-Gay Murder Is Free

    ​Jon Buice, who was sent to prison for his role in the 1991 attack outside a Montrose gay bar that left Paul Broussard dead, has finally won his long, contentious battle for parole. KHOU reports that Buice won a decision from the parole board today that will lead to his release. Broussard's ... More >>

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    May 19, 2011

    The Mayor of Montrose

    Charles Armstrong, owner of four gay clubs and benefactor to feral cats, is the most powerful man in his neighborhood.

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    December 23, 2010

    Hatchet Job

    Activist Ray Hill responds to "Montrose Murder."

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    December 9, 2010

    Montrose Murder

    Paul Broussard's killer, up for parole, may not be model prisoner.

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    December 8, 2010

    Paul Broussard: Hate-Crime Victim Lives On In Parole Fight Over His Attacker

    Orgies with a female prison chaplain?​Jon Buice was at the center of one of the most publicized hate crimes in Houston history, a 1991 attack outside a Montrose gay bar that left Paul Broussard dead. Buice was sent away, but now is the focus of an intense fight over whether he should be parol ... More >>

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    January 7, 2010

    Gay-Basher Denied Parole Again

    Plus: Houston's past, all boxed up and nowhere to go.

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    December 28, 2009

    Last Of The Incarcerated Gay-Bashing Woodlands Ten To Stay In Prison At Least One More Year

    ‚ÄčThe parole of Jon Buice, the last incarcerated member of the so-called Woodlands 10, was denied earlier this month. Buice is currently serving a 45-year sentence for his role in the Montrose murder of 27-year-old banker Paul Broussard on the Fourth of July in 1991.In a nationally notorious precur ... More >>

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    January 6, 2005

    In the Pink

    These gun club members take aim at unlikely stereotypes: other gays and lesbians

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    August 3, 2000

    Out of the Closets

    Archiving Houston's queer history, one T-shirt at a time

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    January 23, 1997
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    January 2, 1997
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    December 12, 1996
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    December 5, 1996
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    November 14, 1996

    Gayland's Choice

    Gayland Randle was there the night Paul Broussard was murdered, but he never laid a hand on the victim. So why is Randle doing 15 years in prison?