1st amputee graduates from correctional services academy 10/26/2015 8:15 am PDT Comments KTLA via KTLA: Robert Ram was an all-star baseball player and an active boy when he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer. A tumor was growing in his left leg. He didn't know if he would ever play sports again, but his family encouraged him to try. "I told myself, when I restart eighth grade I want to be able to walk back to school on my own, not in a wheelchair or with crutches,” Ram, now 20, recalled Friday. FULL STORY: 1st amputee graduates from correctional services academy - KTLA Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.