Officer won't sign order for troop indoctrination: Asks to be relieved of command over repeal of 'gay' ban in military

Posted: December 24, 20107:40 pm Eastern

By Brian Fitzpatrick © 2010 WorldNetDaily

President Obama's repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy is already damaging the U.S. military.

An Army lieutenant colonel has asked to be relieved of command rather than order his troops to go through pro-homosexual indoctrination following the repeal of the policy, which required homosexuals to keep silent about their sexual preference.

Currently the commander of a battalion-sized unit in the Army National Guard, the officer also has threatened to resign his commission rather than undergo "behavior modification" training intended to counter his religious convictions about homosexuality.

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