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Bill to retain "Don't Ask Don't Tell" fails

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A long-shot attempt to prevent the repeal of the federal "Don't Ask Don't Tell" law in Virginia has failed.

Delegate Bob Marshall proposed a bill to prevent gay soldiers from serving in the Virginia National Guard.

The bill failed today in a House subcommittee.

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