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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Belly Dancing Scuttles Woman's Disability Claim

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Belly Dancing Scuttles Woman's Disability Claim

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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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