Belly Dancing Scuttles Woman's Disability Claim

A New York City woman recently lost some of her divorce settlement money. She had claimed a car accident left her too injured to work. Then she blogged about belly-dancing performances. When her ex-husband found out about her hip-shaking hobby, he took her back to court.

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MARY LOUISE KELLY, host:

Good morning. I'm Mary Louise Kelly. Shakira sings a song called "Hips Don't Lie," and apparently she's right. Just ask the Staten Island woman who recently lost her divorce settlement money. She had claimed a car accident left her too injured to work, then she blogged about belly-dancing performances. When her ex-husband found out about her hip shaking hobby, he took her back to court. The woman says the dance was medical treatment. Her doctor did not corroborate the story.

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