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VRS used the wrong standard on disability (access required)

A teacher has won another chance to prove she is disabled from teaching elementary school chil­dren, because the Virginia Retire­ment System did not stick to the statutory standard for evaluating the teacher’s claim, according to a Fairfax Circuit Court. In denying disability benefits to Fair­fax teacher Lydia Buschenfeldt, the VRS said she was not disabled because ...