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Retired Officer Can’t Get Disability for Heart Disease (access required)

A police officer who retired in 2010 but was diagnosed with heart disease in 2013 may suffer from an occupational disease but he is not eligible for disability benefits under the Line of Duty Act, Va. Code § 9.1-400, says a Fairfax Circuit Court. The issue in this case is one of law. The parties agree ...