The Veterans News Hour with David C Cory and Richard Hurley
News and talk show about military veterans issues, including VA benefits and all related topics.
Talk Show Program Archives for Podcasting
|The Veterans News Hour , February 12, 2018||Guest, Brian Ellis, veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan wars who is now helping other vets|
|The Veterans News Hour , February 5, 2018||Guest, Mark Field, publisher of the National Veterans Magazine|
|The Veterans News Hour , January 29, 2018||with David Cory and Richard Hurley & small business opportunities for veterans|
|The Veterans News Hour , January 22, 2018||with David Cory and Richard Hurley - Gov't Shutdown and Veterans Issues|
|The Veterans News Hour , January 15, 2018||with David Cory and Richard Hurley on more developments in the VA as well as the burn pit issue|
|The Veterans News Hour , January 8, 2018||Guest, Mike Partain, Co-founder and spokesman, "The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten" re: Camp Lejeune water contamination|
|The Veterans News Hour , January 1, 2018||Cory & Hurley discuss VA Secretary David Shulkin's end-of-year review, looking back at 2017 and looking forward to 2018|
|The Veterans News Hour , December 18, 2017||with David Cory and Richard Hurley - Developments in the VA|
|The Veterans News Hour , December 11, 2017||with David Cory and Richard Hurley: The year in review for veteran issues|
|The Veterans News Hour , December 4, 2017||Guest, Lidia Caton, Navy veteran|
|The Veterans News Hour , November 27, 2017||with David Cory and Richard Hurley, topics: VA healthcare, claims, & medical expenses; open burn pits, and more.|
|The Veterans News Hour , November 20, 2017||Guest, John B. Wells, Executive Director, Military Veterans Advocacy, Inc.|
|The Veterans News Hour , November 13, 2017||with David Cory and Richard Hurley|
|The Veterans News Hour , November 6, 2017||Guest, Brian Wizard, Vietnam War veteran & writer, artist, filmmaker|
|The Veterans News Hour , October 30, 2017||Guest, Ric Burns - Internationally recognized documentary filmmaker and writer|
|The Veterans News Hour , October 23, 2017||Guest, Cyd Deathe, Executive Director of "Marine Families"|
|The Veterans News Hour , October 16, 2017||David Cory & Richard Hurley discuss illnesses from open burn pits, contaminated water; changes in VA law; and more|
|The Veterans News Hour , October 9, 2017||Guest, Lauren Price, Navy veteran and co-founder of Veteran Warriors|
|The Veterans News Hour , October 2, 2017||Guest, Amy Odom, Director of Litigation for the Nat'l Veterans Legal Services Program|
|The Veterans News Hour , September 25, 2017||Guests, Professor Catherine Lutz and Professor Neta C. Crawford of the Costs of War Project|
David Cory is a lawyer who represents veterans and military personnel in disability claims and appeals and in adverse personnel actions. He is a graduate of Jesuit High School of Tampa (1977), the University of South Florida (BA, Political Science, 1981) and the University of Florida College of Law (Juris Doctor, 1984). He has been a licensed attorney (State of Florida) since May, 1985.
During his legal career he has worked for law firms in Gainesville, FL, and Tampa, FL, as well as operating his own law practice in Tampa and then Brandon. He served as an Air Force judge advocate for twenty years (twelve on active duty, eight in the reserves), retiring in 2005 with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He served at active duty assignments in Arizona, England, North Carolina, Saudi Arabia, California and Washington, DC, and served as a reservist in Florida, Alabama, North Carolina, New Jersey and California.
During his military career, he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal six times. He was Company Grade Officer of the Year for his units in 1988 and 1989 while serving in England. He is a graduate of the Air Force Judge Advocate General's School, the Air Force Squadron Officer School, and Air Command and Staff College of Air University. During his career, he also completed numerous continuing legal education courses at both the Air Force and the Army JAG Schools.
His legal experience has included many areas of law over the years, including criminal law (prosecutor and pretrial hearing officer), government contracting law, tort law including medical malpractice, environmental law, employment and personnel law, federal labor law, administrative law, appeals, family law, wills, consumer law, contracts and business law.
He also has experience with military operational law issues, including the Law of Armed Conflict, rules of engagement, operational contracts, and status of forces agreements, among other areas.
He is accredited by the US Department of Veterans Affairs to represent veterans in disability claims. He also has experience with medical malpractice claims under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) as well as pursuant to 38 USC 1151.
He also has experience in a wide range of cases with the Air Force Board for Correction of Military Records, the Army Board for Correction of Military Records, and the Board for Correction of Naval Records (for the Navy and Marine Corps).
At various times during his career, he has also taught law courses at the undergraduate, graduate and law school levels.
You can reach him at:
David C. Cory
P.O. Box 3975, Brandon, FL, 33509-3975
Phone (813) 662-0760
Richard Hurley became a partner with David C. Cory to form the law firm of Cory and Hurley Law Group in October of 2012. Since that time he has provided legal services for veterans and active military covering a wide range of legal disputes. A majority of these cases focuses on providing VA disability compensation for veterans who served in the United States Military during WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Iraqi War, Afghanistan and during times of peace.
Richard attended Jesuit High School, Tampa, FL (1977), Florida State University (1981) and Seton Hall Law Center (1984). He was admitted to practice in 1984 in New Jersey. He is a Member of the New Jersey Bar, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the United States Supreme Court.
Prior to becoming a partner in the law firm of Cory and Hurley Law Group, Richard was in private practice concentrating in the areas of general litigation, contracts and real estate law. He served as Prosecutor or Public Defender in many municipalities in New Jersey from 1989 to 2003. He serves as a Mediator and an Arbitrator for FINRA (the Regulatory Body for the SEC).
Mr. Hurley was President of the Somerset County Bar Association (1997), Member of the Richard J. Hughes Inn of Court, Marie L. Garibaldi ADR Inn of Court and American Bar Association. He was named NJ State Bar Association Mentor of the Year (1993) and Young Lawyer of the Year (1994). He has extensive trial court experience in civil and criminal law. He believes with patience and persistence anything is possible.
Richard K. Hurley, Jr.
Cory and Hurley Law Group
P.O. Box 148
Lecanto, FL 34460