Retired Military Officers and Surgeons General, Vets, 19 States, and Others File Briefs Opposing the Trans Military Ban

Retired Military Officers and Surgeons General, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, Service Women’s Action Network, NAACP, the Korematsu Center, Military Historians, National Women’s Law Center, 19 States, and Others Go on Record Opposing Trans Military Ban     Washington, D.C.—A wide array of former military leaders, veterans’ and civil rights organizations, women’s groups, military scholars andContinue reading Retired Military Officers and Surgeons General, Vets, 19 States, and Others File Briefs Opposing the Trans Military Ban

13 Powerful Briefs Filed in Opposition to the Transgender Military Ban

Retired Military Officers and Surgeons General, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, Service Women’s Action Network, the Korematsu Center, Military Historians, National Women’s Law Center, the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., 19 States, and More Go on the Record Opposing the Transgender Military Ban   The briefs, described below,  were filed at theContinue reading 13 Powerful Briefs Filed in Opposition to the Transgender Military Ban

NCLR and GLAD Refute Trump’s Bogus Attempt to Disguise His Transgender Military Ban  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2018 Contacts: Lauren Gray, NCLR lgray@nclrights.org / (215) 983-3099 Amanda Johnston, GLAD ajohnston@glad.org / (617) 417-7769 NCLR and GLAD Refute Trump’s Bogus Attempt to Disguise His Transgender Military Ban   Washington, D.C.—The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) and GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) today struck back at theContinue reading NCLR and GLAD Refute Trump’s Bogus Attempt to Disguise His Transgender Military Ban  

NCLR and GLAD Joint Statement on 7 Years Since the End of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

September 20, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC—Today marks seven years since the U.S. Department of Defense ended Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell—the military policy that prohibited gay, lesbian, and bisexual servicemembers from open service. National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) Legal Director Shannon Minter and GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) Transgender Rights Project Director Jennifer Levi, the attorneysContinue reading NCLR and GLAD Joint Statement on 7 Years Since the End of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell