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No pension for ex-officer's second wife, court rules

A judge has ruled that a retired officer's second wife cannot receive his pension after a High Court bid from the elderly couple.

No pension for ex-officer's second wife, court rules

Date - 24th January 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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A former Essex officer has lost a High Court bid to have his second wife receive his pension. Under the rules of his pension scheme, benefits can only go to the spouse of an officer during their service. Eric Carter, who is 95, is a D-Day veteran...
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