U.S. Courts Should Consider War Trauma of Veterans on Death Row: Report

(Reuters) – U.S. military veterans make up about 10 percent of inmates on death row and courts are not doing enough to consider post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a mitigating factor in sentencing, a study released on Tuesday said.

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U.S. Courts Should Consider War Trauma of Veterans on Death Row: Report

(Reuters) – U.S. military veterans make up about 10 percent of inmates on death row and courts are not doing enough to consider post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a mitigating factor in sentencing, a study released on Tuesday said.

To read the full original article, click here.

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