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Belly dancing sinks NYC woman’s disability claim

April 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A New York City woman who was getting $850 a month in alimony because she was supposedly disabled and unable to work had her payments slashed after her ex-husband spotted online photos of her belly dancing. Continue Reading

Court: Mistake no reason to withhold unemployment

April 5, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled that a worker’s mistake on the job is not enough reason to deny unemployment benefits. Continue Reading

Minnesota bill would maintain jobless benefits longer

March 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Legislature has passed a bill that would maintain access to longer unemployment benefits for the state’s jobless. Continue Reading