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State Department Ordered to Reconsider Passport for Intersex Veteran

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A District Court Tuesday ruled that the U.S. State Department violated federal law when it denied a passport to Lambda Legal client Dana Zzyym. ...
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Lesbian Air Force Officer Adrianna Vorderbruggen Killed in Combat

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U.S. Air Force Major Adrianna Vorderbruggen was killed in a suicide vehicle bomb attack on the fifth anniversary of the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." ...
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Modern Military Families Honored at AMPA National Gala

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The event is expected to draw 400 LGBT service members, spouses, veterans, and allies. Sponsored by nearly every major military family support organization. ...
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Navy Vet Madelynn Lee Taylor to Receive NCLR Award

(L to R): Nicole LeFavour, Gretchen Bates, Donna Vasquez, and Madelynn Lee Taylor.
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Idaho Navy veteran Madelynn “Lee” Taylor will be honored with the Courage Award for standing up to discriminatory laws banning marriage equality. ...
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Transgender Vets Will Receive New Military Paperwork Reflecting Their Correct Names

Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities.
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Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities. ...
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Trans Veterans Gain Victory in Discrimination Battle

Two New Jersey-based transgender veterans represented by the ACLU of New Jersey have won a victory in a battle to change their names on a key military identification document, with implications for transgender veterans throughout the country.
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Two transgender veterans have won a victory in a battle to change their names on a key military identification document, with nationwide implications. ...
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Armed Forces Fail to Comply with DOD Rules on Transgender Personnel, Report

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In May, both Chuck Hagel and the White House indicated openness to re-evaluating the Pentagon’s ban, but no review has been initiated. ...
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Senators Shaheen, Murray Introduce Contraceptive Coverage for Women in the Military

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The Access to Contraception for Women Servicemembers and Dependents Act would bring health care provided by the military in line with civilian populations. ...
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Five Military Heroes Concluding Long Road Home Project

Five Military Heroes Concluding Long Road Home Project
Five military heroes are set to complete their summer-long bike ride from Ocean Shores, Wash. to Washington D.C. to raise money and awareness for veterans in need of services in the long road to transitioning back to civilian life. ...
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OutMilitary.com Launches Mobile App to Foster Servicemember Community

OutMilitary.com Launches Mobile App to Foster Servicemember Community
Features include news updates, photo sharing and membership profile browsing. The app is available in 16 different languages. ...
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