D.C. Circuit Issues Additional Opinions in Doe v. Trump

Today the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals issued opinions from two judges in Doe v. Trump following the court’s January 4 unsigned order regarding the nationwide preliminary injunction that has been blocking Trump’s transgender military ban since October, 2017. Jennifer Levi, Transgender Rights Project Director of GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) issued the following statement: TheContinue reading D.C. Circuit Issues Additional Opinions in Doe v. Trump

GLAD, NCLR Statements in Response to Maryland Court Lifting Injunction in Trans Military Ban Case

Injunction in Doe v. Trump still remains in place, blocking ban from enforcement Washington, D.C. – GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) released the following statements in response to today’s Maryland district court ruling lifting an injunction on the Trump-Pence transgender military ban: “The Trump administration keepsContinue reading GLAD, NCLR Statements in Response to Maryland Court Lifting Injunction in Trans Military Ban Case

What People Are Saying About The Transgender Military Ban

People across the country agree: anyone qualified and willing should be able to serve. Click through the videos below to learn why servicemembers, activists, and members of Congress stand with our transgender troops and against Trump’s cruel and discriminatory transgender military ban. When I was bleeding to death in my Black Hawk helicopter after IContinue reading What People Are Saying About The Transgender Military Ban

GLAD, NCLR Statements on House Armed Services Committee Hearing on Transgender Military Ban

Attorneys Leading the Legal Fight Against the Ban Applaud Bipartisan Members of Congress for Standing By Transgender Troops Washington, D.C. — GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) released the following statements on today’s hearing on the transgender military ban by the House Armed Services Subcommittee on MilitaryContinue reading GLAD, NCLR Statements on House Armed Services Committee Hearing on Transgender Military Ban