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Thursday, February 02, 2006

Soldiers sue over out-of-pocket costs | csmonitor.com

Members of the Massachusetts National Guard file what is thought to be a first-of-its-kind lawsuit.
 
By Sara Miller Llana | Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor
 
BOSTON ? After 9/11, hundreds of thousands of America's part-time soldiers answered the call to serve. Along the way, some have asked whether the costs they bear - from insufficient body armor to mounting debt for their families at home - is fair.
 
Now, Massachusetts National Guard soldiers are taking the question straight to the top. They have filed a class-action lawsuit claiming they are owed $73 million in food, lodging, and commuting expenses they paid out-of-pocket while activated under state orders to protect sites such as military bases and reservoirs from terrorist attacks.
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