Pentagon Weighs More Roles for Women in Military

The Pentagon says Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is

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The Pentagon says Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is exploring the possibility of expanding roles for women in the military. The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit over a current policy that bans women from ground combat. (Nov. 27)

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