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Transgender Troops Say Freeze On Ban Won't Hurt Military

Law360 (May 15, 2018, 3:22 PM EDT) -- Active and prospective transgender troops on Monday urged a Washington federal judge to keep an injunction in place freezing President Donald Trump's policy barring them from serving in the military, arguing that they'll be denied crucial medical treatment if the stay is lifted pending the administration's appeal. 

The federal government can point to no irreparable harm it will suffer if the preliminary injunction remains in place, while lifting the order staying the implementation of Trump’s policy memorandum, which would mostly bar transgender people from openly serving in...
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Case Title

Karnoski et al v. Trump et al

Case Number



Washington Western

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Marsha J. Pechman

Date Filed

August 28, 2017

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