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Gay Troops Prep for September Marriage Spree, Put Wedding Parties on Ice

Society & Culture  (tags: gay rights, military, good news, Pentagon, society, culture, family, travel, rights, news, freedoms )

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September marks nuptial season across part of the American military as gay and lesbian troops cash in new, Pentagon-granted leaves to tie the knot. Starting Tuesday, the Pentagon is allowing gay troops to take travel leaves for up to seven days -- or as...

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Mitchell D. (136)
Tuesday September 3, 2013, 6:43 pm
Very Cool!
Congratulations to them all!

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Tuesday September 3, 2013, 7:23 pm
Interesting. At least gay marriage is legal in Canada, so the troops don't have to travel distances to get married at all.

Jason S. (50)
Tuesday September 3, 2013, 7:38 pm
Good posting, thanks

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 12:37 am
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