Veterans Disability Info Blog


Legal Update: No Statute of Limitations for Military Rape Victims 

Legal Update: No Statute of Limitations for Military Rape Victims 

Veteran victims of military rape achieved a huge win Thursday in a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that a statute of limitations will not protect military members charged with rape. The unanimous ruling reinstated the military rape convictions of Lt. Col. Michael Briggs and two other Air Force members,...


Proving Military Sexual Assault When the Incident Was Not Reported

As a veterans’ disability lawyer who represents the victims of military sexual assault, I know how frustrating it can be when VA denies a claim for PTSD. The trauma and devastation of being sexually assaulted often causes deep shame and guilt. There is often a corresponding hesitancy to...