News Update, Feb. 8th

LGBT NEWS

1) Tax Court ruling 2/2
The U.S. Tax Court on Feb 2 issued a long-awaited decision in O’Donnabhain v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, ruling that treatment for gender identity disorder (GID) qualifies as medical care under the Internal
Revenue Code, and is therefore deductible. See GLAD’s take on it.

2) Top military brass arguing for the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell
For more information: http://www.sldn.org/
And the editorials followed suit: N.Y. Times.

3) Prop 8 Trial Conference Call available online now

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