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U.S. veterans continue to see backlog in disability claims

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is launchingĀ an initiative to decrease the number of veterans throughout the country still waiting on disability compensation. Dr. Tommy Sowers, the assistant secretary for public and intergovernmental affairs, said filing claims on paper isĀ not … Continue reading

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Should Family Courts be able to divide a Veteran’s Disability Benefits?

In recent news, a disabled veteran has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider whether individual states should be allowed to consider a veteran’s disability compensation in calculating spousal support; and additionally whether federal law bars state courts from considering … Continue reading

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