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 27, 2016
Jonathan Michael Prins

Two Soldiers Slain Defending Woman in Savannah, Georgia

Two Soldiers Slain Defending Woman in Savannah, Georgia NBC news reports that two active duty soldiers, Staff Sgt. Charles Allen Judge Jr., 40, and Sgt. First Class […]
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 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 22, 2016
LTC Flynn

Veteran asked to leave courtroom for wearing Army uniform

Veteran asked to leave courtroom for wearing Army uniform By Debbie Bryce For the Journal Jul 20, 2016 Source: Veteran asked to leave courtroom for wearing Army […]
July 21, 2016
Captain Melton Killed

Kansas City Police Officer and Afghan War Veteran Killed in the Line of Duty

Kansas City Police Officer and Afghan War Veteran Killed in the Line of Duty Another law enforcement officer and combat veteran of the war in Afghanistan […]
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 10, 2016
Lakeem Keon Scott

Another Army Veteran Arrested this Week for Shooting at Police

Another Army Veteran Arrested this Week for Shooting at Police Lakeem Keonn Scott, an African-American Army veteran who served in South Korea, took up position and […]
July 9, 2016
Officers killed in Dallas

Veterans on Both Sides of the Tragic Events in Dallas

Veterans on Both Sides of the Tragic Events in Dallas Following the controversial shootings of black men in Baton Rouge, LA and St. Paul, MN a […]
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 […]