Repeal Of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Hailed By Bay Area Activists Friday’s move to end the military’s 18-year-old ban on openly gay troops will help remove a tremendous burden from gay and lesbian members of the armed forces.
Panetta Expected To Announce End Of Gay Military BanNews of his decision comes two weeks after top military leaders agreed that repealing the 17-year-old ban will not hurt military readiness.
SF Appeals Court: ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Stays In Place For NowA federal appeals court is allowing the military to temporarily continue its “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy for openly gay service members in response to a request from the Obama administration.
SF Appeals Court Orders Immediate Lifting Of 'Don't Ask' PolicyA federal appeals court has barred further enforcement of the U.S. military’s ban on openly gay service members.
GOP Group Renews Call For End Of Gay Military BanA Republican gay rights group is again asking a federal appeals court to immediately lift the ban on gays serving openly in the U.S. armed forces.
Immediate Don't Ask Don't Tell Repeal Sought In SF CourtGay rights advocates are challenging a request by the Obama administration to keep the military's repealed "don't ask, don't tell" policy in place while the Pentagon prepares for its repeal.
San Francisco Appeals Court Denies Request To Suspend DADT Lawsuit A federal appeals court has denied the government’s request to suspend a lawsuit challenging the military’s ban on openly gay service members.
Stanford To Discuss Return Of ROTCStanford University is mulling the return of the U.S. military’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps program after nearly 40 years.
Openly Gay Bay Area Service Member Offers Stern Warning To Other Gays In MilitaryDon't come out of the closet just yet. That's the message from the San Francisco woman who, for years, was the only openly gay person in the U.S. military.
ROTC May Be Welcomed Back To Stanford After 'Don’t Ask' RepealNow that the president has signed the repeal of the military's ban on openly gay service personnel, colleges nationwide may be reconsidering their affiliations with Reserve Officer Training Corps, or ROTC.
San Francisco Veteran Joins Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Repeal SigningA bill allowing openly gay people to serve in the military was signed into law by President Obama Wednesday, and a military veteran from San Francisco was one of the people invited to Washington to join the president in celebrating the new legislation.