Pfc. Bradley Manning

Military Approves Hormone Treatment for Chelsea Manning

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WASHINGTON -- Defense Department officials said Thursday that hormone treatment for gender reassignment has been approved for Chelsea Manning, the former intelligence analyst convicted of espionage for sending classified documents to the WikiLeaks website. The officials said the hormone therapy was approved Feb. 5 by Col. Erica Nelson, commanda... more

Chelsea Manning Sues Defense Department for Gender Treatment

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Convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning asked a federal court Tuesday to order the Defense Department to provide hormone therapy and other treatment for her gender identity condition while she serves her 35-year sentence in military confinement. A spokeswoman at the Pentagon, Army Lt. Col. Alayne Conway, said she could not comment on... more

Attorney: Manning Not Receiving Hormone Therapy

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The American Civil Liberties Union and an attorney say convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't receiving medical treatment for her gender identity condition as previously approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. The ACLU and Manning's civilian attorney sent a letter Tuesday to the U.S. Department of Defens... more

Secrets Leaker Manning to Begin Gender Treatment

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WASHINGTON -- National security leaker Chelsea Manning can get initial treatment for a gender-identity condition from the military after the Bureau of Prisons rejected the Army's request to accept her transfer from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, to a civilian facility. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has approved the Army's recommendation to keep the... more

Judge to Mull Chelsea Manning Name Change Request

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- A Kansas judge on Wednesday will consider Army Pfc. Chelsea Manning's petition to legally change her name from Bradley, as she continues serving a 35-year sentence for passing loads of classified U.S. government information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks. The former intelligence analyst, who is serving her sentence a... more

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