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Veterans Seek Corrections After Being Expelled Under “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Policy

Less than 8 percent of veterans expelled from the military under the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy have applied to upgrade their discharges to honorable or strip references to their sexual orientation from their record. In the nearly five years since the repeal of the policy that banned gays and lesbians from serving openly in the military, fewer than 1,000…