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Topic - Tim Blair
An Illinois prison guard whose brother is serving a life sentence for strangling his wife and children has applied for a disability award for post-traumatic stress disorder.
It wasn't exactly the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, but 10 years ago this week, Washington was consumed with another scandal, dubbed by one CNN newscaster as "Turkey-gate": Was that a fake turkey President George W. Bush was photographed with during his first surprise visit with troops in Iraq?
"He has applied and his application is being considered consistently with other applications," Blair said, citing privacy laws prohibiting him from giving any other details.
Tim Blair of the State Employees' Retirement System said that Coleman's disability application is categorized as non-occupational, a classification used for disabling events outside of the workplace, such as a car accident.