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Resource ID: #10657
Subject: Veterans
Source: WFMJ-TV (Youngstown, Ohio)



WFMJ-Tv discovered that a legal loophole in Ohio allowed disabled veterans to collect money from the government for themselves and their children and not have to pay child support. After the story aired, state lawmakers closed the legal loophole and the reporter testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about the law and its effects, May 4 - 5, 1994.

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