US Defense Secretary, Announces Plan to Lift Ban on Transgender’s Serving in Military

US Defense Secretary, Announces Plan to Lift Ban on Transgender’s Serving in Military

  WASHINGTON DC– Defense Secretary Ash Carter has ordered a six-month study aimed at formally ending one of the last gender- or sexuality-based barriers to military service, saying the Pentagon’s current regulations banning transgender individuals from serving in the military need to be examined. “The Defense Department’s current regulations regarding transgender service members are outdated […]