Judge Vacates, Remands Agent Orange Ruling, Says ‘Critical Examination’ Needed

(June 27, 2016, 2:20 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A judge in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims on June 23 vacated and remanded a ruling that denied a veteran benefits for his chloracne that he claimed was the result of exposure to Agent Orange. The judge ruled that there needed to be a “critical examination” of the justification of the decision (David J. Lytle v. Robert A. McDonald, No. 15-2288, U.S. App. Vet. Clms. 2016 U.S. App. Vet. Claims LEXIS 939).

(Opinion available. Document #15-160705-006Z.)

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