[JURIST] Four service women and the Service Women Action Network (SWAN) [advocacy website] filed an amended complaint [text, PDF] on Thursday in their lawsuit against the US Army and the Department of Defense [official websites] in the US District Court for the Northern District of California [official website]. The amended complaint asks the court to declare policies and practices of excluding women from combat arms positions and schools unconstitutional. The women ask that qualified servicewomen be considered on individual merit...

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