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Transgender US troops sue Trump over ban announcement

08:48 EDT 9 Aug 2017 | Yahoo News

Transgender US troops sue Trump over ban announcementFive transgender women in the US military are suing President Donald Trump and the Pentagon over Trump's recent announcement he would reinstate a ban on transgender people serving in uniform. In a lawsuit filed in federal court Wednesday, the five plaintiffs from the Air Force, Coast Guard and the Army said they faced uncertainty about their futures, including whether they would be fired or lose post-military and retirement benefits. In a series of three tweets last month, Trump upended an Obama-era policy of more than a year that allowed transgender troops to serve openly.


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