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Group life insurance: is it for you?

CNN Underscored reviews financial products such as credit cards and bank accounts based on their overall value. We may receive a commission through Policygenius if you apply and are approved for a policy, but our reporting is always independent and objective. The best life insurance companies offer policies that can provide your family with a […]

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Orthopedic Physiotherapy Residency Program | VA Washington DC Healthcare

PT Residency Program DirectorLatasha Thomas, PT, DPT, NCS Latasha Thomas earned her doctorate in physical therapy from George Washington University in 2010. She worked in an outpatient orthopedic physical therapy practice for three years and enjoyed working with medically complex patients. In 2014, she graduated from the MedStar Rehabilitation Network and the Neurological Physical Therapy […]

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6th District Democrats tackle debt and health care

Wirth Wirth The Democratic Party has not occupied Indiana’s 6th congressional district since the 1970s. Two candidates are hoping to wrest control of the seat this fall, but they must emerge from the Democratic primary first. George T. Holland and Cynthia “Cinde” Wirth face off in the May primary. Both candidates, who have all run […]

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National organization for WWII veterans names former Lodi mayor Paul Fisk Wisconsin as president | Local

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A question of “Jeopardy” for the veteran of the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry

“The advocacy of John Counsell, who suffered a spinal injury in the 1942 Dieppe Raid, led to the 1st Electric in the 1950s.” For fans of the iconic popular quiz show “Jeopardy,” this was just another question on a recent TV show. But, for those interested in Hamilton’s story, words are much more than that. […]

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Week of March 28: Work of the day

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – For the second full week of spring, the Workforce Center of South-Central Kansas is offering jobs in the lawn care, grounds maintenance and landscaping industries. MONDAY: Greenskeeper – Tex Consolver Golf Course | City of Wichita | wichita | $15.63 – $22.09 | https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11921743 | The City of Wichita Offers Employees […]

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Schmidt: Lawmakers have power to delay resubmission of $4 billion KanCare contracts

TOPEKA — Attorney General Derek Schmidt issued a nonbinding legal opinion on Friday saying the Legislature has the power to delay work on handing over state Medicaid contracts and pushing that financial and health care decision beyond the Governor Laura Kelly’s re-election campaign. Schmidt is the likely Republican nominee for governor in 2022, while Kelly […]

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Veteran finds job and financial success with Combined Arms

After six months of searching for a job, Army veteran Nichole Moffett hit a tipping point when she began having difficulty paying her rent and fearing losing her home. “Anything that could go wrong was going wrong,” Moffett said. “I went from having a corporate environment at the executive level to having nothing.” She felt […]

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The Cleveland Veterans Organization will hold a rally

CLEVELAND — On Friday, March 25, a rally is being hosted by Burn Pits 360 Veterans Organization in downtown Cleveland. The rally is expected to be held in support of the Honor Our Pact Act, which would grant veterans presumed benefits, which include at least 24 illnesses linked to toxic exposure. The Department of Defense […]

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New Veterans Benefits Office Opens in Clarksburg

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) – West Virginia veterans who are served by the Clarksburg Benefits Office of the West Virginia Veterans Assistance Department will have a new space to receive help requesting access to their benefits. WVDVA Cabinet Secretary Edward Diaz and other county and local officials gathered in Clarksburg for an official ribbon-cutting ceremony at […]

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F-16 fighter jet piloted by son of Oklahoma AG candidate crashes in Louisiana; Pilot ejects safely

An F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jet piloted by the son of an Oklahoma attorney general candidate crashed in rural Louisiana on Wednesday during a training exercise. Gentner Drummond, a former Air Force captain and Republican seeking the state’s top law firm earlier, said in a Facebook post that the plane was piloted by his son, […]

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National Organization of World War II Veterans Appoints State Presidents of North Dakota and Wisconsin, Messrs. Rindy and Fisk

Logo for State Funerals of World War II Veterans Bill McNutt, National President, announces that Mr. Bill Rindy is the first President of the State of Wisconsin and Mr. Paul Fisk is the first President of Wisconsin. President Joe Biden has sole authority to designate a state funeral for the last World War II Medal […]

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🌱 Veteran Women’s Week + Man Found Dead in Laurel + Aerial Fabrics

Happy Wednesday neighbours! Here’s everything you need to know to start the day. Here’s what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Cooler with periods of rain. High: 56 Low: 53. Here are today’s top three stories at Laurel: Prince George’s County has approximatelyt 10,000 women who are military veterans. In honor of these […]

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CNMI Veterans Affairs Office Continues to Address Veterans’ Health Care Challenges | News

(Governor’s Office) — The CNMI Veterans Affairs Office, under the Governor’s Office, continues to address veterans’ healthcare challenges, such as the commercialization of CHCC pharmacies on all three islands, accreditation and increasing of the number of health care providers on the three islands, and applying to our only inter-island commuter airline, Star Marianas Air, to […]

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Bill exempting retired veterans’ benefits from taxes passes House

By Leif M. Wright Reps. Kevin McDugle, R-Broken Arrow, Tammy Townley, R-Ardmore, and Robert Manger, R-Oklahoma City, celebrated the passage of their bill giving Oklahoma veterans a full tax exemption on benefits pension they receive as a result of their service. House Bill 3693 would maintain the current exemption until December 31, 2022. Under the […]

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Veterans benefits law firm, Gang & Associates announces new location in Washington, DC.

Our practice is agency-centric, and the court is in the nation’s capital, so it made sense to open a satellite location in Washington.” —Eric Gang, Esq UNITED STATES, March 22, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Veterans benefits law firm Gang & Associates announces the opening of its new location in Washington, DC. With a nationwide practice before […]

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Virtual VA Claims Clinic Thursday | Community groups

The Little Rock VA Regional Office will be holding its next Virtual Claims Clinic on Thursday, March 24. During the upcoming Virtual Claims Clinic, veterans can speak to staff at the Little Rock VA regional office who are ready to help them with specific questions regarding VA benefit claims. The clinic will be from 4 […]

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Local veterans organization honors SSG Knauss through art

LUTZ, Fla. — It has been more than six months since 13 American servicemen were killed at Kabul airport during the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan. During this time, we have shared many emotional stories. One that hit close to home for many was a track with Paula Knauss Selph, the mother of U.S. Army […]

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Francis Ford Coppola’s Favorite Movies

The famous American filmmaker, Francis Ford Coppola, has made a number of great films over the years, but here are his favorite movies. Francis Ford Coppola is known for classics such as The Godfather, Revelation nowand The conversation. Over a career spanning five decades, Coppola produced both acclaimed blockbusters and obscure cult classics. Francis Ford […]

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Obituary: Nancy M. Dacar – Portland Press Herald

Nancy M. Dacar PORTLAND – Nancy M. Dacar, 87, of Portland passed away peacefully on Monday evening March 14, 2022 at Maine Medical Center. Nancy was born May 17, 1934 in Portland, the daughter of Lawrence and Eva (Steeves) Storey. She was educated at Scarborough Schools and graduated from the ‘Redskins’ class of Scarborough High […]

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General fights to shed light on mental health issues in military

WASHINGTON — Maj. Gen. Ernest Litynski has received numerous awards and decorations during his nearly three decades in the military. But he is best known among soldiers and his superiors for his campaign to shed light on mental health issues among the troops, bit by bit eliminating the stigma that often leads to tragedy. In […]

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Helping Veterans Dispel VA Healthcare Myths: Part 1

When you talk to other veterans, are you surprised to learn that they don’t receive their health care through VA? You can hear the same reasons over and over again – they already have private health insurance they haven’t fought or they aren’t the type of veteran VA usually deals with. This two-part article helps […]

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PHS Chapters to Recognize Joan Medeiros, Stephen Ferreira and Lawrence Quintal as Portuguese-Americans of the Year

Michael J. Vieira, Special for O Jornal FALL RIVER — The three chapters of the Prince Henry Society of Massachusetts — Fall River, New Bedford and Taunton — will come together to host their annual appreciation banquet, honoring Luso-American of the Year award recipients on April 2 at Rachel’s Lakeside in Dartmouth. The Fall River […]

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MALTA BEND MEMORIAL POST 558 SCHEDULED TO HOST VETERANS CARE EXPERT | KMMO

All veterans in the area are invited to an open house at Malta Bend Memorial Post 558 at 7pm on Monday 21st March. According to a press release, Heather Brown, head of strategic partnerships at Truman Medical Center, will be at the Post to discuss veterans’ health care and how Truman Veterans Hospital can help […]

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NATIONAL STUDY REVEALS LIMITED HEALTH COVERAGE AND HIGH FEES FOR CATHETER USERS

The average amount individuals pay out-of-pocket for catheters and catheter supplies varies widely by health plan type and commercial plan brand. Among surveyed catheter users with commercial coverage, those with United Healthcare reported having the lowest coverage, with 42% surveyed saying United Healthcare did not cover any catheter costs. The average annual outlays for catheters […]

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Tebow at Barber, Johnson Charity, CheckIt4Andretti

Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be the grand marshal for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst on Sunday, May 1 at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. Tebow played quarterback for the University of Florida from 2006 to 2009, winning the Heisman as the nation’s best player in 2007. He […]

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VA Issues Recommendations to Realign and Modernize Veterans’ Health Care

Published on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 2:56 p.m. Join the 100,000 AFP subscribers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising inquiries: [email protected] (© BillionPhotos.com – stock.adobe.com) An analysis commissioned by legislation backed by Mark Warner recommends […]

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Wellness Wednesday: What you need to know about life insurance

The next free seminar in the Wellness Wednesday Financial Education series, on March 16, is about life insurance. There are two one-hour sessions at noon and 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (9 a.m. and noon Pacific Standard Time). “There’s more to life insurance than just paying final expenses,” said Wayshak Hill, VA program analyst for […]

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Today’s Average Mortgage Rates Are Mixed | March 14, 2022

MMortgage rate movements start the week mixed. House hunters considering a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage should expect to see an average rate of 4.636%, down 0.007 percentage points from last weekend’s average. Homeowners considering refinancing their current loan should expect an average rate of 4.718% for a 30-year refi. While 30-year loan rates have fallen, other […]

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Heinrich, Luján oppose VA recommendation that could hurt veterans services in rural New Mexico

Monday, March 14, 2022 WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (DN.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (DN.M.) oppose recommendations the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provided to the Assets and infrastructure (AIR), which could impact the delivery of health care services in community outpatient clinics (CBOCs) in Gallup, Las Vegas, Española and Raton. In a […]

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House unanimously passes bill to provide free dental care for vets | Local News

Rep. Cedric Hayden (R-Fall Creek) recently passed one of his priority bills by unanimous vote in the Oregon House of Representatives. House Bill 4095 directs the Oregon Health Authority to establish an insurance premium payment program that will cover low-income, at-risk veterans with much-needed dental insurance coverage through the ‘Oregon’s Health Insurance Exchange. Currently, the […]

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Marietta Noon Lions will honor veterans with Bridge of Heroes | News, Sports, Jobs

In a show of pride and patriotism, the Marietta Noon Lions Club will line the Putnam Street Bridge in Marietta with more than 100 American flags honoring military service members and veterans in the community. The flags will be displayed during the weeks of Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day. Community members […]

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Financial Services Industry Veterans Launch Bonsai, LLC, Offering Financial Professionals an Innovative Approach to Holistically Manage a Client’s Personal Balance Sheet |

BOULDER, Col., March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — A veteran of the financial services industry, Robert DeChellistoday announced the launch of Bonsai, LLC, a company created for finance professionals that tackles the complexity of uncertainty when it comes to a person’s complete financial life. The Bonsai philosophy responds to this uncertainty by leveraging an innovative approach […]

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Open House: Volunteers of America Veterans Services Office in Cody | People

On March 17, Volunteers of America Northern Rockies will host an open house and ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of their new Veterans Services office in Wyoming. The open house will be held at their new Cody office, located at 1026 19th Street from 1-2 p.m., with the ribbon cutting at 1:30 p.m. VOA […]

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Legal Admin Sp (Cont Rep) Job in Indianapolis, Indiana – Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States government is a massive employer and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open positions in locations across the country. Below is a summary of qualifications for an active and open Department of Veterans Affairs job listing. The opening is for a Legal Admin Sp (Cont Rep) […]

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Former SpaceX engineers design smart cushions for wheelchairs | senior-life

About half of the more than three million wheelchair users in the United States will at some point develop pressure ulcer injuries. Tim Balz, founder and CEO of Viera-based Kalogon Smart Cushions, and his team of ex-SpaceX engineers began their quest over a year ago to create a cushion designed to relieve pain by redistributing […]

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Another man sentenced for role in Ja-US veterans benefits scam

A Georgia man has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison in South Florida, US, for his role in managing a scheme to steal more than US$1.8 million in benefits veteran and social security. The program is said to have ties to Jamaica. Ronaldo Garfield Green, 29, was sentenced last Wednesday in […]

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Ocala, Florida program asks paramedics to proactively check patients

After suffering four strokes, Thomas Hernandez says he owes more than just improved health to the Community Paramedic (CP) Program. “Without them, I might be dead,” said Hernandez, 66, a Cuban native and former farmhand. He lived on the streets for about a year until he found emergency accommodation through Interfaith Emergency Services 18 months […]

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Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Opens New Veterans Services Office in Miles City |

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies (VOA) will host an open house and ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of their new Veterans Services office in Montana on March 15. The open house will be held at their new Miles City office, located at 517 N. Strevell Avenue, Unit A, from 1-2 p.m., with the grand […]

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$1 Million Donation Brings NE Columbia Community Center Closer to Reality

Northeast Colombia is known for having higher crime rates, more residents in poverty, and limited access to social service agencies compared to the rest of the city. Efforts for change are progressing, but there needs to be an anchor for those who live in this area, said Gary Thompson, CEO of Columbia Insurance Group, whose […]

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Medicines and health care must be affordable for all

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Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Opens New Veterans Services Office in Miles City | State

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New veterans benefits bill prepared for House vote

For example, this would create a presumption of service connection for approximately 490,000 Vietnam veterans exposed to Agent Orange with hypertension and a condition known as monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance, which in some cases progresses to diseases such as blood cancer. And veterans who served in certain locations for set periods of time would […]

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Veterans’ Attorney Eric Gang Named to Lawdragon’s 2022 List of America’s Top 500 Lawyers

Veterans’ Attorney Eric Gang Named to Lawdragon’s 2022 List of America’s Top 500 Lawyers UNITED STATES, March 3, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — We are proud to announce that Eric Gang, founding partner of Gang & Associates, LLC, has been named to Lawdragon’s 2022 list of America’s Top 500 Lawyers. The annual list represents leading magistrates, public […]

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The Circle of Love 5K to support children in need – Shelby County Reporter

By EMILY SPARACINO | Personal editor VACUUM – An upcoming 5k run at Veterans Park on Valleydale Road in Hoover will benefit local children in need. The 5K Circle of Love on Saturday, March 19 will serve as a fundraiser for school supplies and other necessities for children at area shelters. “Community involvement and philanthropy […]

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Jon Stewart warns against efforts to water down Veterans Health Care Bill: “F— That. Do not arrive”

UPDATE, with statement from Rep Bost’s office: In his State of the Union address, President Joe Biden called on Congress to pass legislation to extend comprehensive health benefits to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances in Iraq and Afghanistan. On Wednesday, Jon Stewart, a long-time advocate for the bill, warned against efforts to water […]

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Veterans Services Representative Outreach Visits – The McPherson Sentinel

Staff report A Veterans Services Representative (VSR) from the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs Affairs (KCVAO) The Salina Field Office will make regular visits to McPherson on March 8 to help veterans and their family members apply for state and federal benefits. Some of the important benefits available to veterans and their family members are: […]

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Home Refinance Options for 2022

Learn about your home refinancing options Refinancing a home loan involves taking out a new mortgage to replace yours. Reasons for refinancing include getting a lower rate and payment, switching to a different loan program, dropping a name from a mortgage, or cashing in on home equity. Your financial goals will help you determine which […]

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Federals: a woman from the Mass. stole veterans benefits intended for late sister – Boston News, Weather, Sports

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been sentenced to one month in jail and three years probation for stealing more than $100,000 in veterans benefits intended for her late sister, federal prosecutors said. Robin Calef, 62, of Brockton, was also ordered by a federal judge in Boston on Tuesday to return the money to […]

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President Joe Biden comes to Texas to ask for veterans benefits

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will travel to Texas next week for a stopover in Fort Worth where the White House says he will “discuss honoring our sacred obligation to veterans.” The White House did not provide further details in an announcement Wednesday. The trip comes after Biden used part of his State of the […]

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Brockton woman stole veterans benefits intended for her late sister

Local Prosecutors said Robin Calef stole approximately $102,289 in VA funds not intended for him. By Associated Press March 2, 2022 BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been sentenced to one month in jail and three years probation for stealing more than $100,000 in veterans benefits intended for her late sister, federal prosecutors said. […]

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Veterans’ organization takes a stand on the conflict in Ukraine | Local News

INDIANAPOLIS — The executive committee of the American Legion, the nation’s largest veterans organization, adopted an official statement Monday calling for “a peaceful resolution to the conflict in Ukraine.” The organization also opposes combat operations by US troops in the conflict unless certain conditions are met. “The American Legion was founded after World War I […]

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Jon Stewart warns against efforts to water down veteran health care bill: “F— That. Do not arrive”

UPDATE, with statement from Rep Bost’s office: In his State of the Union address, President Joe Biden called on Congress to pass legislation to extend comprehensive health benefits to veterans who were exposed to toxic substances in Iraq and Afghanistan. On Wednesday, Jon Stewart, a long-time advocate for the bill, warned against efforts to water […]

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Solano County Hires New Director of Veterans Services

FAIRFIELD — Solano County has chosen its next veterans services director from San Francisco. Al Sims, 50, has been hired and will begin on March 28, the county announced in an online posting on its website. He is a veteran of the United States Army. “I served in the first Gulf War as a radio […]

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Common Interest Fund Eases Financial Hardship for Families and Victims of Gun Violence

KC Common Good holds a press conference on the new community fund. // Courtesy of CRUX KC Rising rates of violence and homicides in Kansas City over the past two years have spurred recent action by local nonprofits KC Common Good. The organization has launched funding to support families who have suffered the loss of […]

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Brockton woman convicted of stealing her sister’s veterans benefits

BOSTON — A Brockton woman was sentenced in federal court on Tuesday to one month in jail for stealing more than $100,000 in veterans benefits intended for her sister. The U.S. Attorney’s Office said that for more than a decade Robin Calef, 62, did not notify the Department of Veterans Affairs that his sister died […]

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Summary of SCOTUS Certificates: Immigration, Free Speech and Veterans Benefits – Litigation, Mediation and Arbitration

Strong points On February 18 and 22, the Supreme Court agreed to hear three cases, which present the following issues: Does federal law prohibit the termination of Migrant Protection Protocols, a policy requiring certain non-nationals to remain in Mexico while they immigration? Does applying a public accommodations law to compel an artist to speak or […]

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Judge denies bail for alleged Booker Washington Heights arsonist

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – A Richland County judge has denied bail to a man accused of burning down a home in Columbia in September 2021. Judge Jocelyn Newman denied bail to Michael Masterson McClellan, who faces charges of first-degree burglary and second-degree arson in connection with an incident that left the vacant home at 3412 […]