• After firing soldier in 2000, USPS ordered to rehire him - and pay him $2 million

    Courtesy of Rick Erickson

    Army Special Forces Sgt. Maj. Rick Erickson has won his legal fight to be reinstated as a U.S. Postal worker - almost 13 years after the USPS fired him for taking military leave. Photo taken by the Army on Dec. 12.