'Don't Ask Don't Tell' Takes Center Stage At 9th Circuit

Law360, New York (May 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- One week after the California Supreme Court overturned a state ban on gay marriage, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has entered the fray by partially reversing a decision involving an Air Force reservist nurse who was suspended due to her sexual relationship with another woman.

On Wednesday, the Ninth Circuit sided in part with Maj. Margaret Witt in her employment battle with the U.S. Department of the Air Force. The court sent two of the three charges back to the district court...
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