Category Archives: Ruling

New court ruling could give thousands of Vietnam vets and survivors overdue disability payouts

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A recent court order could give up to 15,000 Vietnam veterans previously denied disability benefits an average of $28,000 in backdated payouts, but federal officials could still yet try to appeal the ruling in coming weeks. Earlier this month, the U.S. District Court for Northern California ruled in favor of thousands of “blue water” Navy […]

New court ruling could give thousands of Vietnam vets and survivors overdue disability payouts

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A recent court order could give up to 15,000 Vietnam veterans previously denied disability benefits an average of $28,000 in backdated payouts, but federal officials could still yet try to appeal the ruling in coming weeks. Earlier this month, the U.S. District Court for Northern California ruled in favor of thousands of “blue water” Navy […]

Ruling on major GI Bill benefits case won’t come in time for fall classes

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Student veterans hoping for resolution in a court case which could open an extra year of GI Bill education benefits to hundreds of thousands of individuals won’t get any resolution before the start of the fall semester. But may see some legal progress in time for the spring. The case — Rudisill v. Wilkie, pending […]

Ruling on major GI Bill benefits case won’t come in time for fall classes

ruling-on-major-gi-bill-benefits-case-won’t-come-in-time-for-fall-classes

Student veterans hoping for resolution in a court case which could open an extra year of GI Bill education benefits to hundreds of thousands of individuals won’t get any resolution before the start of the fall semester. But may see some legal progress in time for the spring. The case — Rudisill v. Wilkie, pending […]