Veterans Court - Nueces County

Presiding Judge: Jack W. Pulcher

Veteran's Court Manager: Amanda De La Certa

Court Phone: 361-888-0510



Jenesis Shaw- Veterans Justice Outreach Coordinator

General requirements include:

Must be serving on Active Duty or have an Honorable or General Under honorable conditions discharge

Served in active combat or hazardous duty area

Must have a mental health issue as a result of their service

There must be a connection between the mental health issue, the alleged crime and combat service

If it is an offense involving a victim, the victim must approve of program participation

Must not be a first or second degree felony

No Texas Department of Criminal Justice history

No crimes against children, elderly or disabled

No sexual offenders


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Career Phase: 
Active Duty or Deployed
VA Disability Rating Requirement: 
No Disability Requirement
Discharges Allowed: 
General Under Honorable