Transgender service members want to be open about who they are
Scott Schneider of Lincoln transitioned from female to male while in the Nebraska Air National Guard — one of only two service members known to have been allowed to do so.
Posted: Sunday, September 29, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 12:10 pm, Fri May 23, 2014.
The battle over gays in the military isn't over quite yet.
Two years ago the LGBT — lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender — lobby groups celebrated the end of the military's “don't ask, don't tell” policy that kept gay service members closeted. And earlier this month, the Pentagon granted benefits to those members' same-sex spouses.
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Sunday, September 29, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 12:10 pm.