He reportedly worked odd jobs until he finally returned home in 2005. That’s when he learned of his own death.
Right now it doesn't look like Miller will be brought back from the dead — legally, anyway — but his ex-wife, Robin Miller, opposes his request anyway. Although she didn't testify in court, she says she can't afford to pay back the Social Security benefits. (Via RT)
Even the judge was taken aback when the “dead” man walked into his courtroom.
He told CNN: "In over 40 years, I've never come across a case like this. In the end though, because of the statute, it was a pretty open-and-shut case." (Via CNN)
Although it is possible Miller could take the ruling to federal court, his lawyer said Miller just doesn’t have the resources to do that. But he’s still hopeful he can reconnect with his family, even after all these years.
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