Can an employer require repayment of an overpayment made while on short term disability leave?

Question Details: I was approved for a short term disability leave through my employer for 2 months but ended up being out for 3. The last month I awaited a decision on my "extension" request, while being advised to remain on leave per my doctor's orders. After a month and a week prior to my return to work date of "pending" I received notice my disability claim had been denied for the third and final month requested. After reaching out to my HR about my return to work approaching, I was advised that because my claim had been denied I had been "overpaid". I was also informed at that time that I wouldn't receive my next paycheck and have to pay back any over payment to me.

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