courts

July 29, 2016
Dana Harvey, Navy Veteran

Michigan has the Highest Number of Veterans Treatment Courts in the Nation

Michigan has the Highest Number of Veterans Treatment Courts in the Nation The State of Michigan boasts the greatest number of Veterans Treatment Courts in the […]
July 26, 2016
Attorneys sue VA

Three Attorneys Suing the Veterans Administration to Speed Up Claims Processing

Three Attorneys Suing the Veterans Administration to Speed Up Claims Processing Two Atlanta-based attorneys, John Tanner and Beth Tanis, working in collaboration with Washington D.C. based […]
July 26, 2016
Four Active Duty Soldiers arrested at Ft Carson, CO

Four Active Duty Army Soldiers at Ft. Carson Arrested on Felony Charges

Four Active Duty Army Soldiers at Ft. Carson Arrested on Felony Charges Four active duty Army soldiers have been arrested on felony charges at Ft. Carson. […]
July 23, 2016
Kanakee County Courthouse

Kankakee County, Illinois Court Services Committee Review of Specialty Courts

Kankakee County, Illinois Court Services Committee Review of Specialty Courts Kanakee Times covers court services committee review of specialty courts, including veterans treatment courts, upon mandate […]
July 15, 2016
Veterans Courts

CARA Legislation Funding Drug and Veterans Treatment Courts Goes Forward

 CARA Legislation Funding Drug and Veterans Treatment Courts Goes Forward The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), which has been characterized as landmark legislation, allocates funding […]
July 13, 2016
Ft. Campbell

Fort Campbell Wife says Husband with PTSD got Demoted after Asking for Help

The wife of an active duty soldier in the US Army asserts that her husband was demoted after coming forward and asking for help in his […]
July 8, 2016
Courts

Henderson Veterans Court offers second chance to struggling former military members

Henderson Veterans Court offers second chance to struggling former military members By MICHAEL LYLE VIEW STAFF WRITER Albert Gutierrez was too old to continue down the […]
July 3, 2016
Ft. Bliss, Texas

U.S. soldiers arrested in alleged illegal immigration smuggling ring

U.S. soldiers arrested in alleged illegal immigration smuggling ring BY SHARYL ATTKISSON, SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP THURSDAY, JUNE 23RD 2016 U.S. authorities are investigating an illegal immigration […]
July 1, 2016
Rep. Bill Richardson, veterans advocate

Sentencing Mitigation Legislation for Combat Veterans

Sentencing Mitigation Legislation for Combat Veterans A number of States including California, Minnesota, Illinois and Texas have previously passed legislation allowing combat veterans with diagnosed, service-connected […]
June 30, 2016
Veterans Treatment Courts

State of California to Conduct Examination of Veterans Treatment Courts

State of California to Conduct Examination of Veterans Treatment Courts A private donor has offered to pay half of the cost for an evaluation of California’s […]
June 29, 2016
Senator Tom Coburn

Deadly Waiting Game at the VA Continues

Deadly Waiting Game at the VA Continues When the national slate of scandals first broke at the Phoenix VA Medical Center in 2014 many veterans, family […]
June 14, 2016
Army Major arrested

Soldier Who Did Two Tours of Iraq Is Arrested For Threatening and Bacon-Baiting U.S. Muslims

Soldier Who Did Two Tours of Iraq Is Arrested For Threatening and Bacon-Baiting U.S. Muslims A major in the U.S. Army Reserves was arrested for allegedly […]