Manning's lawyer: Transgender treatment should come at military facility, not civilian prison

  • by: PAULINE JELINEK , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 14, 2014 - 3:40 PM

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is trying to transfer convicted national security leaker Pvt. Chelsea Manning to a civilian prison where she can get treatment for a gender-identity condition. But her lawyer said Wednesday that a move from a military prison would make Manning choose between the treatment and her safety.

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