Judge Vacates, Remands Agent Orange Exposure Case For Consideration Of Evidence
(November 20, 2015, 2:38 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A judge in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims on Nov. 17 vacated a ruling denying a veteran’s widow benefits for his exposure to Agent Orange and remanded the case to the Board of Veterans Appeals for it to consider additional evidence and arguments (Irma Griffin v. Robert A. McDonald, No. 14-2354, Vet. Clms.; 2015 U.S. App. Vet. Claims LEXIS 1554).
(Opinion available. Document #15-151201-005Z.)
In 2008, Irma Griffin filed a claim with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...