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Report: Woman with cancer said she was laid-off after diagnosis

Posted: 6:47 AM, May 18, 2012
Updated: 2012-05-18 06:47:09-04
Report: Woman with cancer said she was laid-off after diagnosis

When you’re diagnosed with cancer, your first thought is “Am I going to die?” 

But some patients are worried about something else: their job. Some are laid off, losing the coverage and income they need to pay for thousands of dollars in doctor bills. Is it legal?

Connie Robinson contacted CBS 6 News to ask that question.

Click here for the full report on WTVR.com.