Transgender Military Members Sue Over Trump's Service Ban

Law360, New York (August 9, 2017, 1:25 PM EDT) -- President Donald Trump’s recent announcement that the U.S. military will no longer allow transgender service members violates the U.S. Constitution, five transgender members of the military alleged in a suit filed Wednesday in Washington, D.C., federal court.

The service members' Wednesday suit asked the court to block a policy that would ban transgender people from serving in the military, which President Donald Trump announced on Twitter in July. (AP) The service members, all of whom have filed under Jane Doe pseudonyms, have asked the district court...
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Case Information

Case Title

DOE 1 et al v. TRUMP et al

Case Number



District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Family and Medical Leave Act

Date Filed

August 9, 2017

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