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Administrative – Black Lung Benefits – Standing – Miner's Ex-Wife (access required)

Where petitioner, who was divorced from the miner whose black lung claim had been denied two months before he died of a heart attack, now seeks review of the miner's claim, the petitioner does not have standing to pursue a claim for underpayment to the miner during the miner's lifetime and her petition is dismissed. Petitioner ...

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