The Judge As General: toward a scientific approach to therapeutic justice for military veteran in Veterans Treatment Courts

This essay examines an alternative to incarceration in the criminal justice system called “veteran’s treatment court” particularly in New York State. How did this type of treatment court arise and under what statutory authority does it exist? Elements of the Buffalo Veterans’ Treatment Court, along with a synopsis of a scaled-back version of veteran’s treatment court … Continue reading The Judge As General: toward a scientific approach to therapeutic justice for military veteran in Veterans Treatment Courts