Bayna-Lekheim El-Amin had been convicted of assaulting a gay couple at the Dallas BBQ restaurant in Chelsea.
She's the 20th transgender person killed in 2016.
Dharun Ravi will have to be retried after an appeals judge threw out charges that he intimidated gay Rutgers student Tyler Clementi.
Large Hasidic Jewish community slowed police investigation until Jewish officers were sent to investigate.
Martin Blackwell was found guilty on several counts of aggravate battery and assault.
The alleged attacker was reportedly provoked by seeing the victim with his partner.
The discovery of Muhammed Wisam Sankari's dead body leaves friends and loved ones in a panic.