Veterans courts are another newer diversionary option being offered for veterans in certain circumstances, who find themselves in criminal trouble and are struggling with mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
Bryant King is a U.S. Army veteran and a graduate of West Point. He is a strong advocate for veterans. The veterans court option can be a great way to provide assistance to our veterans in difficult circumstances that go a long way toward helping them re-immerse into civilian life with fewer negative consequences.
Veterans Court FAQs
How do I qualify for Veterans Court?
You have to be a prior US Service member with a valid DD214 or qualify for Veterans benefits.