• Court ruling: Transgender individuals can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1

    11 monthes ago - By ABC News

    The Pentagon is preparing to comply with a federal court ruling.
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  • Judge rejects Trump's request to further delay transgender military enlistment

    11 monthes ago - By NBC News

    The Pentagon said enlistments of new transgender service members would begin on Jan. 1.
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  • The Pentagon Will Allow Transgender People to Enlist in the Military Beginning Jan. 1

    11 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Pentagon is allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition.
    The new policy reflects growing legal pressure on the issue, and the difficult hurdles the federal government would have to cross to enforce Trump's demand to ban transgender individuals from the military. Two federal courts already have ruled against the ban. Potential transgender recruits will have to overcome a lengthy and strict set of physical, medical and mental conditions that make it possible, though difficult, for them to join the armed...
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  • Transgender Recruits Can Enlist, Over Trump Opposition

    Transgender Recruits Can Enlist, Over Trump Opposition

    11 monthes ago - By Newser

    The Pentagon is allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Trump's opposition. The new policy reflects growing legal pressure on the issue, and the difficult hurdles the federal government would have to cross to enforce Trump's demand to ban transgender individuals from the military,...
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  • Transgender People To Be Allowed To Enlist In Military

    Transgender People To Be Allowed To Enlist In Military

    11 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    The move comes despite Donald Trump's opposition.
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  • Court requires Pentagon to accept transgender recruits Jan. 1

    11 monthes ago - By Politico

    A federal judge on Monday denied the Justice Department's request to delay a Jan. 1 deadline to accept transgender military recruits - the latest action to stall President Donald Trump's proposed ban. The order from Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia came after the Trump administration sought an emergency stay last week. The Pentagon had originally set the Jan. 1 deadline before Trump declared a ban on all transgender military personnel earlier this year. The Pentagon sought the delay as it studies how to implement the president's wishes...
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