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Pentagon OKs Manning Transfer for Gender Treatment

NATIONAL | By Pauline Jelenik and Lolita Baldor | May 14
In an unprecedented move, the Pentagon is trying to transfer convicted national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning to a civilian prison so she can get treatment for her gender disorder, defense officials said.

Lawyer: Manning Wants Treatment at Military Facility

NATIONAL | By Pauline Jelenik and Lolita C. Baldor | May 14
A lawyer for convicted government secrets leaker Chelsea Manning says the Army private wants to get treatment for her gender disorder at the Fort Leavenworth military prison, not at a civilian federal lockup.

Soldier Convicted in WikiLeaks Case Gets New Name

NATIONAL | By John Milburn | Apr 23
A Kansas judge granted a request Wednesday to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.

Pvt. Manning Seeks Formal Name Change to Chelsea

NATIONAL | By David Dishneau | Mar 20
The Army private who was tried and convicted as Bradley Edward Manning for leaking U.S. secrets to WikiLeaks is petitioning a Kansas court for a name change, to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.

Manning Says Gender ID Dispute Could Go to Court

NATIONAL | By David Dishneau | Oct 31
Imprisoned documents leaker Chelsea Manning says she’ll go to court, if necessary, to get treatment for gender identity disorder, also called gender dysphoria.

Chelsea Manning: Trans Behind Bars

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Oct 11
Pvt. Bradley Manning made waves when he released classified documents to Wikileaks. Then, after being sentenced to 35 years in prison, she captured everyone’s attention again after coming out as a transgender woman.

Lawyer to AP: Pvt. Manning Willing to Pay for Hormone Treatments If She Can Get Them in Prison

NATIONAL | Aug 27
Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, previously known as Bradley Manning, wants estrogen treatments to promote breast development and other female characteristics, which she’d be willing to pay for, while she’s incarcerated at Fort Leavenworth.

Manning’s Gender Transition Sets Up Legal Showdown

NATIONAL | By David Dishneau | Aug 23
Bradley Manning is the first transgender military inmate to ask for hormone treatments, a request that could lead to a legal showdown over how - and if - the soldier convicted in the WikiLeaks case will be allowed to live as a female behind bars.

Bradley Manning Says He Wants to Live as a Woman

NATIONAL | By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Aug 22
Bradley Manning plans to live as a woman named Chelsea and wants to begin hormone therapy as soon as possible, the soldier said Thursday, a day after being sentenced to 35 years in prison for sending classified material to WikiLeaks.

Manning Faces Sentencing for WikiLeaks Disclosures

CRIME | By David Dishneau and Pauline Jelinek | Aug 21
More than three years after his arrest in Iraq, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is set to learn the price he’ll pay for leaking an unprecedented volume of classified information to a once-obscure, anti-secrecy website.

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