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What is a Veterans Treatment Court? (2015-07-01)

posted Jan 5, 2017, 8:38 AM by Jack O'Connor
ITHACA, N.Y. —  A Veterans Treatment Court, or VTC, deals exclusively with veterans. These courts pay special attention to the stressors and mental illnesses that follow veterans home and attempt to rehabilitate veterans using structured treatment programs rather than relying on punitive sentences.