[JURIST] US Air Force Major Margaret Witt, who was discharged under the military’s "Don’t Ask Don’t Tell" (DADT) [10 USC 654; JURIST news archive] policy, will become the first openly gay person to serve in the US military after the Obama administration Wednesday did not pursue a stay of a previous federal court decision ordering her reinstatement. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] appealed [text, PDF] the reinstatement order Wednesday, although the government has commented that the…