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Islan Nettles

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Central Harlem »

James Dixon was sentenced to 12 years in prison for beating Islan Nettles to death in 2013.

Central Harlem »

Delores Nettles says James Dixon should face more than 12 years and a hate crime charge.

Central Harlem »

James Dixon, 25, pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter for beating the 21-year-old to death.

West Harlem »

The man charged in the beating death of transgender woman Islan Nettles insists he didn't kill her.

Hamilton Heights »

James Dixon, 24, was charged Tuesday with manslaughter and assault in Nettles' brutal beating death.

Hamilton Heights »

James Dixon was indicted for killing Nettles in Harlem nearly two years ago.

Midtown »

Reported attacks were up for the fourth consecutive year, according to the Anti-Violence Project. 

Central Harlem »

The Manhattan District Attorney's office and the NYPD say the investigation is ongoing.

Midtown »

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Hamilton Heights »

The Manhattan District Attorney's office dismissed misdemeanor charges against Paris Wilson.

West Harlem »

An anti-discrimination group is calling on the DA and NYPD to further investigate Islan Nettles' murder.

Times Square & Theater District »

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Civic Center »

The Manhattan DA's Office is seeking more witnesses to the fatal beating of a transgender Harlem woman.

Hamilton Heights »

The beating death of Islan Nettles is the latest in a long line of attacks, transgender women say.

Central Harlem »

Islan Nettles' coffin was draped in a white veil to conceal her fatal beating injuries.