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Federal Court Halts Trump’s Ban on Transgender Military Service

HeadlineOct 31, 2017

A federal court in Washington, D.C., has blocked President Trump’s directive banning transgender troops from serving in the U.S. armed forces, pending further review by the courts. In her ruling, Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly said plaintiffs suing to overturn the order are likely to succeed. The judge also blasted President Trump for announcing the ban via Twitter.

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