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NC family says clerical error was a $100,000 mistake

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CABARRUS COUNTY, N.C. — A Cabarrus County family lost their house in a fire. They have insurance, but say they can’t build a home like the one they had because of a clerical error.

The Battens watched last May as their log cabin went up in flames.

“All of it. Every bit of it,” Angi Batten said. The family survived, but lost three pets and many memories. “All the baby pictures are gone. All of the videos are gone. All the scrapbooks from my children and my grandchild. Everything’s gone.”

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