military service http://www.kplu.org en New Legal Resource Guide to Help Military in Washington http://www.kplu.org/post/new-legal-resource-guide-help-military-washington <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state attorney general has compiled a</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;new </span><a href="http://www.atg.wa.gov/pressrelease.aspx?id=31374#.Ui-6tD8bh5J" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Military and Veteran Legal Resource Guide</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">aimed at helping active-duty soldiers and veterans learn about their legal rights.</span></p><p>Military personnel and veterans have a number of special legal rights when it comes to such things as interest rates on home loans or getting out of rental agreements. The problem, according to Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, is too many people are unaware of these protections.</p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 23:16:12 +0000 Paula Wissel 9954 at http://www.kplu.org New Legal Resource Guide to Help Military in Washington Anti-war veterans, widow want investigation into JBLM suicides http://www.kplu.org/post/anti-war-veterans-widow-want-investigation-jblm-suicides <p>NEAR JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. &ndash; Some anti-war veterans &ndash; and an Army widow &ndash; are demanding a Congressional investigation into an apparent spike in suicides at Joint Base Lewis-McChord . So far this year nine soldiers are believed to have killed themselves, including five in the month of July alone.</p><p> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 18:13:19 +0000 Austin Jenkins 2689 at http://www.kplu.org Anti-war veterans, widow want investigation into JBLM suicides More Lewis-McChord soldiers seeking mental help http://www.kplu.org/post/more-lewis-mcchord-soldiers-seeking-mental-help <p>Officials at Joint Base Lewis-McChord are hopeful they&#39;re making progress against the stigma that keeps some soldiers from getting help for mental health issues.</p><p> Mon, 27 Jun 2011 15:07:23 +0000 The Associated Press 1959 at http://www.kplu.org More Lewis-McChord soldiers seeking mental help