New York City bureaucrats fire government worker who died of cancer a year ago – for missing work

  • Medicaid eligibility specialist Geoffrey Toliver, 65, died in December 2014, 11 months after he had to stop work due to his illness
  • But the city’s Human Resources Administration moved to fire him this year
  • A judge approved the sacking when he did not turn up to the hearing
  • The father-of-three was earning $38,000 per year at the time of his death 

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