Mark Reddie was with friends when attacked. The assailants went on to do this to other groups as well.
A lawyer for the accusers said "we are moving forward."
Three teens have been arrested for the beating and stabbing killing.
Family, locals, and activists all spoke out about the space.
Students at the nation’s largest religious university were bringing awareness to the school’s Honor Code which bans same-sex sexual relations.
Police say the evidence does not support that the type was fueled by homophobia.
The rally was called after recently released transcripts showed councilman Jerell Blakely called council president Kathy McBride an “illiterate crackhead whore” during a city conference call last year.