8/8/2013

A Virginia man was awarded $75,000 for emotional pain and suffering on Wednesday in a lawsuit against the FBI that alleged he wasn't given a fair chance to become a special agent because he is an amputee. Army veteran Justin Slaby lost his left hand in a grenade accident in 2004, but passed the FBI fitness test. He said rules were applied to him that were not applied to other applicants. The court will rule next week on back pay and his status of his FBI application.

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