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#Transgender Ban

# transgender-ban - Friday 12 April, 2019

Trump's 'indefensible' transgender military ban has taken effect

The policy has been widely criticised by rights activists and repeatedly challenged in court.

# transgender-ban - Monday 30 October, 2017

US judge blocks Trump's ban on transgender people in the military

US District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly ordered the government to “revert to the status quo”.

# transgender-ban - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'Cruel decision': Trump signs order barring transgender people from US military

Trump has said he did the Pentagon a “great favour” by banning transgender troops.

# transgender-ban - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Five transgender troops are suing Trump over military ban

In a series of three tweets last month, Trump upended an Obama-era policy of more than a year.