State awards Veteran Treatment Court Grant to 28th District Court

Sunday Times Newspapers

SOUTHGATE – The 28th District Court’s Veteran Treatment Court received a $50,000 grant from the State Court Administrative Office for Oct. 1, 2018, to Sept. 30, 2019, Judge James Kandrevas recently announced.

Chief Operating Officer Dawn Monk of the Michigan Supreme Court SCAO said in a Sept. 14 statement that the Veteran Treatment Court details and contract will be forwarded to Project Director Jeffrey Meussner and updated in the state Webgrant database by the end of October.

“I am proud to note that the success of treatment statewide is a direct result of the hard work and commitment of judges like (Kandrevas) who are dedicated to solving problems and saving lives,” Monk said. “Thanks to you, our communities are safer and stronger.”

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