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Navy halts move to allow same-sex unions

Navy halts move to allow same-sex unions

Under pressure from US House lawmakers, the Navy halts move to allow same-sex unions by Navy chaplains:

Navy halts move to allow gay unions by chaplains

From MSNBC

Under pressure from more than five dozen House lawmakers, the Navy late Tuesday abruptly reversed its decision that would have allowed chaplains to perform same-sex unions if the Pentagon decides to recognize openly gay military service later this year.

In a one-sentence memo obtained by The Associated Press, Rear Adm. Mark Tidd, chief of Navy chaplains, said his earlier decision has been “suspended until further notice pending additional legal and policy review and interdepartmental coordination.”

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Peter Pearson

Well, if several dozen of our politicians have reservations about this, then marrying GLBT folks MUST be the right thing to do.

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