Under the new legal standard being applied, the government will have the burden of justifying the ban's existence
President also cites cost of, and recovery time after, gender confirmation surgery in defending the ban
Trump administration is now free to begin implementing restrictions on transgender soldiers starting on April 12
Administration cannot begin barring transgender troops until all appeals have been exhausted
The U.S. Department of Defense has announced its intention to begin moving forward with implementing the Trump administration’s plan to bar most transgender individuals from...
Two judges on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals issued divergent concurring opinions regarding a preliminary injunction that is currently blocking the Trump administration from...
A federal judge in Maryland has lifted the last remaining injunction preventing the Trump administration from implementing its preferred policy barring most transgender military personnel...
A bipartisan group of congressional lawmakers has introduced a bill to block President Donald Trump’s proposed ban on transgender troops from moving forward. Under the...
Guest to Trump's State of the Union Address says transgender service members aren't asking for special treatment
Democrats hope presence of special guests will highlight transgender service members' sacrifices and ability to serve
Kristin Beck says arguments being used to justify a ban on transgender troops are flawed
Advocates call decision "a devastating slap in the face to transgender service members"
Several transgender service members are asking the Supreme Court to reject a request from the Trump administration to rule on several challenges to a Trump-proposed...
Plaintiffs are being discharged despite receiving support of commanding officers and meeting medical and physical requirements to serve
Federal judges have previously ruled plaintiffs have a likelihood of success in arguing ban is unconstitutional