Q: My case has been sent over to the local Veterans Court. If approved, what can I expect? Can I get my charges dismissed?
I am a 62 y/o Veteran with no prior criminal record. Upon advice from my court appointed lawyer, who did not want to take my case to court.
A: Veterans' Court is a great privilege, so consider yourself fortunate. Many Courts dismiss the charges upon completion of the entire Veteran protocol. It will involve doing things other Defendants do not have to worry with. Your lawyer should answer your questions, but the important thing is to perform all assigned tasks perfectly, do not get in trouble, and be very respectful to the Judge and DA.
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