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JUN 26, 2013 - Yahoo! News

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Gay Troops Are Still in a Post-DOMA Trap

Since the end of Don't Ask Don't Tell, gay troops have been in the odd position of being able to publicly say who they love, but because of the Defense of Marriage Act, they haven't been able to get benefits for their partners. That changed on Wednesday, when Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he welcomed the Supreme Court's ruling striking down the law. "The Department of Defense intends to make the same benefits available to all military spouses — regardless of sexual orientation — as soon as possible," Hagel said in a statement. ...

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