'Don't Ask, Don't Tell': Navy OKs Bases, Chaplains for Same-Sex Marriages After Repeal

The Navy will allow same-sex couples to wed in ceremonies on its bases and officiated by Navy chaplains after the "don't ask, don't tell" policy is officially repealed, according to new training guidelines published last month by the Navy's chief of chaplains. The changes, outlined in an April 13 memo from Rear Adm. Mark Tidd, come as part of the military's ongoing effort to revise its policies and train troops before lifting the ban on openly gay military service members. In states where...Full Story
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