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VA Secretary McDonald Meets with Judge Robert Russell (2015-07-25)

posted Jan 5, 2017, 8:47 AM by Jack O'Connor

The first Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) was started in 2008 in Buffalo, NY. Today, there are 220 operational VTCs in the U.S. serving 11,000 veterans. On Friday, July 17 Secretary Bob McDonald met with Buffalo Veterans Treatment Court Judge Russell and leaders from Justice for Vets to talk about the importance of VTCs.  

Secretary McDonald thanks court mentor Jack O'Connor and his mentor team for helping other veterans in the court.