'I am Chelsea Manning': Soldier convicted in leaks case wants to live as a woman behind bars

  • Article by: DAVID DISHNEAU , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 22, 2013 - 6:40 PM

FORT MEADE, Md. — Three years after rocking the Pentagon by leaking a mountain of secrets, Bradley Manning created a whole new set of potential complications for the military Thursday by asking to be known as a woman named Chelsea and to undergo hormone treatment.

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