This is unimaginably tragic.
The team did release a statement on the matter, though (below):
It was announced that a federal appeals court decided to keep the "don't ask, don't tell" policy in effect yesterday. An appeal is still being fought out in the lower courts to make it unconstitutional.
But, see, this is why it is important to vote. Make sure you go and do that today and put people into power that you know believes in the same things you do!
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