Evaluating the need for greater federal resources to establish veterans courts

hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, March 1, 2010 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs

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  • Administration of Criminal justice,
  • Mental health,
  • Criminal behavior,
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Veterans,
  • Legal status, laws
  • Edition Notes

    SeriesS. hrg -- 111-589
    LC ClassificationsKF26 .J83765 2010b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 66 p. ;
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24798621M
    ISBN 100160867606
    ISBN 109780160867606
    LC Control Number2010551112

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