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** FILE ** Maj. Margaret Witt of the U.S. Air Force Reserve is seen in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, Wash., in 2006 after a hearing in her case challenging her dismissal for being a lesbian. (AP Photo/John Froschauer, File)
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** FILE ** Maj. Margaret Witt of the U.S. Air Force Reserve is seen in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, Wash., in 2006 after a hearing in her case challenging her dismissal for being a lesbian. (AP Photo/John Froschauer, File)

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