Defense Bill Conference Report Strips Anti-Gay House Language, Keeps Military Sodomy Ban

Poliglot (Metro Weekly)
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December 13, 2011

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network on Monday announced that both amendments opposed by LGBT advocates in the House version of the National Defense Authorization were dropped from a conference report. SLDN also said that a provision in the Senate version of the bill that would have repealed the so-called sodomy ban was not included in the conference report.