June 12, 2016
US Senate

Senate enhances chances of removing certain military discharges

Senate enhances chances of removing certain military discharges Keith Laing, Detroit News Washington Bureau10:35 a.m. EDT June 8, 2016 Washington — The Senate approved Tuesday an […]
April 18, 2016
Homeless Veterans

‘Bad Paper’ Discharge Can Lead to Homelessness, Hopelessness

‘Bad Paper’ Discharge Can Lead to Homelessness, Hopelessness JOHN ISMAY / AMERICAN HOMEFRONT Originally published on April 12, 2016 10:12 am Service members with Other-Than-Honorable discharges […]
April 17, 2016
Other-Than-Honorable

When a drug test leads to other-than-honorable discharge

When a drug test leads to other-than-honorable discharge When a drug test leads to other-than-honorable discharge (Photo: Thinkstock/Staff) Q. I received an other-than-honorable discharge after having […]
April 11, 2016
Underserved, VA failing vets

USJAG and Underserved, Prevention vs. Reactive Responses

      “Underserved: How the VA Wrongly Excludes Veterans with Bad Paper”      The National Veterans Legal Services Project (NVLSP) and Swords to Plowshares […]
March 4, 2016
SAMHSA

Uniformed Services Justice and Advocacy Group: Serving Discarded Warriors

  Uniformed Services Justice and Advocacy Group: Serving Discarded Warriors SAMHSA SMVF Newsletter On December 7, 2015 the Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics (DOJ-BJS) […]