To qualify to consideration in the Fort Worth, Texas Veterans Court Diversion Program, the subject veteran must meet the following criteria:
- Veteran or current member of the United States Armed Forces, including a member of the Reserves, National Guard, or State Guard.
- Clinical diagnosis of a brain injury, mental illness, or mental disorder, including post-traumatic stress disorder, that resulted from the veteran’s military service; and affected the veteran’s criminal conduct at issue in the case.
- Can also be the victim of military sexual trauma
- Current case must be pending in Tarrant County.