Law & Regulation - Diverse Military

U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Members Seek Veteran Status

by Jessica Karins | August 23, 2018
“Dear President Trump,” Kirksville resident Doris Kent began the letter she sent to 1600 Pe [...] Read more

Army Reinstates Dozens of Discharged Immigrants

by Garance Burke, The Associated Press and Martha Mendoza, The Associated Press   | August 23, 2018
At least three dozen immigrant recruits who were booted from the U.S. Army after enlisting with [...] Read more

Lawyers: Discharged South Korean Army Specialist Granted US Citizenship

by Michael Balsamo, Associated Press | August 21, 2018
LOS ANGELES —A South Korean-born U.S. Army specialist who sued after the military moved to di [...] Read more

DOD Exempts Wounded from Separation Policy

by | August 17, 2018
Servicemembers wounded in combat will now be exempt from the new Department of Defense policy t [...] Read more

Leaving Military? Get Extra Time to Use Benefits

by Karen Jowers | August 17, 2018
Those leaving the military will have more time to use free resources such as income tax help, n [...] Read more

Law Gives Military Kids Sex Assault Protections on Bases

by Justin Pritchard and Reese Dunklin, The Associated Press | August 17, 2018
The Defense Department must improve the way it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at mil [...] Read more

Defense Act Includes Beefed Up Transition Program

by Kevin Derby | August 17, 2018
From her perch on the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., [...] Read more

Bill Would Give Credit for Military Training

by Ripon Advance News Service | August 17, 2018
U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Aug. 1 introduced bipartisan legislation that would provide more [...] Read more