24 Jun '16, 6pm

Former sailors, Marines booted under gay ban urged to appeal

"We value the open communication and dialogue with the boards of corrections and strongly feel that the increase in our relationships will help to both encourage individuals to apply for their upgrades and understand the process," Matt Thor, the executive director of the military LGBT advocacy group Outserve-SLDN, said in a statement. "The boards have made a very concerted effort to address LGBT service members in their processes; we applaud them for those efforts and look forward to our continued working relationship with them."

Full article: http://www.navytimes.com/story/military/2016/06/24/former...

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