Veterans Justice Matters

May 21, 2016
John A. Panchalk

Former Army officer faces federal charge for possessing grenades

Former Army officer faces federal charge for possessing grenades at his Overland Park home BY TONY RIZZO   A former U.S. Army explosive ordinance disposal officer […]
May 20, 2016
Veteran judged insane in homicide

Iraq veteran insane when he killed neighbor, wounded neighbor’s wife

Iraq veteran insane when he killed neighbor, wounded neighbor’s wife DEBBIE L. SKLAR ON MAY 19, 2016 A judge ruled Thursday that an Iraq war veteran was […]
May 13, 2016
VA employee, criminal

VA Worker Gets Job Back Despite Armed Robbery Charge

VA Worker Gets Job Back Despite Armed Robbery Charge A Department of Veterans Affairs employee in Puerto Rico was fired after being arrested for armed robbery, […]
May 11, 2016
Kristofer Goldsmith, Iraq Veteran

Student veterans advocate for two bills now in Congress

Student veterans advocate for two bills now in Congress Student Veterans–When Kristofer Goldsmith was 18 he enlisted in the U.S. Army and spent a year in […]
May 10, 2016
Richard-Ojeda

Decorated combat vet, a state senate candidate, brutally beaten at event

Decorated combat vet, a state senate candidate, brutally beaten at event Two days before the West Virginia primary election, Richard Ojeda, a decorated combat veteran and […]
May 9, 2016
Christopher Reed Lynch

Army vet with TBI arrested for murder of mother on Mother’s Day

Army vet with TBI arrested for murder of mother on Mother’s Day By Michael Swaney|May 9th, 2016|Military News, U.S. Army A Florida Army veteran has been […]
April 23, 2016
Reentry and Veterans

National Reentry Week April 2016

 National Reentry Week  & Veterans, April 2016 The time has come for those of us who are working on justice-related matters involving veterans to place our […]
April 19, 2016
Veterans Treatment Courts

Veterans’ Treatment Courts measure advanced

It is very important when looking at the launching of a new veterans court to look at what the proposed model of court allows. If the […]
April 17, 2016
Stanford Vet Court Conference

SLS to hold Veterans Treatment Court Conference on May 6-7, 2016

SLS to hold Veterans Treatment Court Conference on May 6-7, 2016 SLS to hold Veterans Treatment Court Conference on May 6-7, April 12, 2016 John Hamilton […]
April 17, 2016
Courts

Legal Services NYC: Veterans Justice Project

 Legal Services NYC: Veterans Justice Project Legal Services NYC: Veterans Justice Project Who We Are Legal Services NYC’s Veterans Justice Project provides free civil legal services to […]
April 16, 2016
US House of Representatives

Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2016

Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2016 Source: H.R. 4676: Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2016 1. This Act may be cited as the Preventing […]
April 12, 2016
Sharon Helman, Guilty

Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Pleads Guilty

 Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Pleads Guilty   Source: Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Pleads Guilty       PHOENIX – On March 1, 2016, Sharon […]