Veterans Justice Matters

June 30, 2016
Fireworks and Flag

Every Fourth a Percentage of Combat Veterans go through Hell

Every Fourth of July a Percentage of Combat Veterans go through Hell Depending on the source you consult, as many as twenty percent of all soldiers […]
June 29, 2016
PTSD war veteran confrontation with police

Video shows Marine with PTSD in dangerous confrontation

Video shows Marine with PTSD in dangerous confrontation with police officers By Kevin Dietz – Reporter Posted: 10:56 PM, June 27, 2016 Could proper PTSD training […]
June 7, 2016
Jail Cell

National Park Service To Arrest Service Disabled Veteran

National Park Service To Arrest Service Disabled Veteran Owner After He Discloses He Suffers From PTSD JUNE 6, 2016 BY HARDY STONE It is natural to […]
June 6, 2016
Steve Wolson, Nevada DA-Standing of veterans courts

Clark County DA Wolfson challenges standing of Henderson veteran courts

Clark County DA Wolfson challenges standing of Henderson veteran courts Posted  June 4, 2016 – 8:03pm By KEITH ROGERS LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Other than judges themselves, […]
June 5, 2016
Dustin Diefel

Did suspect’s PTSD play a role in alleged shooting death of his father?

PTSD and another death: For those of us who are veterans and veterans advocates these tragic incidents pile up, literally day by day. Dustin Defiel, a […]
June 4, 2016
combat trauma and separations

Veterans fight for benefits after combat traumas

Veterans fight for benefits after combat traumas force military discharges “They treated me like a criminal,” one said. By Cox Media Group Washington News Bureau WASHINGTON, […]
May 31, 2016
Track Palin, DV charges

Track Palin weighs Anchorage Veterans Court for domestic violence

Track Palin weighs Anchorage Veterans Court for domestic violence charges Author Zach Hollander PALMER — Track Palin, the 27-year-old son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, may […]
May 29, 2016
Robert Ferrera III

Veteran charged in Shapleigh standoff ordered held

Veteran charged in Shapleigh standoff ordered held without bail Robert W. Ferrera III, a former Army Ranger who served in Afghanistan, is accused of endangering his […]
May 28, 2016
Courts

Judge tosses $25M federal suit against Fairfield PD, 2 officers, city

Judge tosses $25M federal suit against Fairfield PD, 2 officers, city By Jess Sullivan FAIRFIELD — A $25 million federal lawsuit filed last year against two Fairfield […]
May 28, 2016
Sgt. Marcus Lamarr Nelson

Iraq war veteran found dead in local jail cell

Iraq war veteran found dead in local jail cell identified By Paul J. Gately | Posted: Thu 1:00 PM, May 26, 2016 BELTON, Texas (KWTX) An inmate […]
May 25, 2016
Veteran dies in Jail

Alabama African-American Army veteran dies in Jail

Alabama African-American Army veteran and grandfather, sadistically denied medical care for ulcer, dies after 7 days locked up, not charged with any crime       […]
May 21, 2016
Courts

Veterans Treatment Courts: A Second Chance for Vets

Veterans Treatment Courts: A Second Chance for Vets Who Have Lost Their Way “This white paper is based on a series of interviews, buttressed by personal […]