The Obama Administration ask an Federal Appeals Court to stay to a Judge decision to end the Pentagon’s policy on Gays in the Military.On Wednesday, a three judge panel placed a lower court ruling on hold after appeal.
The full 9th District Court of Appeals will meet to make a ruling to implement a permanent injunction in 10 days after the Log Cabin Republicans file a reply against the government.
In September US District Court Judge Virginia Phillips say the military policy of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell unconstitutional. On Tuesday, Judge Phillips refuse the government appeal to a stay and ordered the military to begin to enlist openly gay and lesbian into the Armed Forces.
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