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Administrative-Social Security – Disability – Ability to Afford Treatment – Alcohol & Tobacco Use (access required)

Williams v. Colvin (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-173-14, 8 pp.) (R. Bryan Harwell, J.) 4:13-cv-01600; D.S.C. Holding: Even though, on a single form in plaintiff’s medical records, there are checkmarks indicating that he uses tobacco and alcohol, this did not justify the administrative law judge’s discounting of plaintiff’s testimony that he could not afford medical treatments. The denial ...

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