Airline apologizes for kicking cancer patient off flight

April 8, 2015 12:53 AM

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A Northern California woman with cancer missed her chemotherapy treatment on Tuesday because Alaska Airlines refused to fly her from Hawaii to San Jose on Monday.

Elizabeth Sedway posted video of her and her husband as they were ordered off the flight because the carrier thought she was too sick to fly. Sedway had told a gate agent she was a bit weak from cancer. She has multiple myeloma, a blood disease. She also had put on a face mask. But she said she was ...

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