Monthly Archives: April 2012

General Assembly to consider guardianship proposal | StarNewsOnline.com

source :http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20120423/ARTICLES/120429901?p=1&tc=pg By Jim Ware – Jim.Ware@StarNewsOnline.com Published: Monday, April 23, 2012 at 10:14 a.m.  – New Hanover County’s Department of Social Services serves as the court-appointed guardian for 66 elderly and disabled people to ensure their health, safety and … Continue reading

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WHY ? The Shame of the 21st Century in America !

Questions sent to the Senate Special Committee on Aging in 2011 IN RESPONSE TO THEIR HEARING ON ELDER ABUSE WE ARE ASKING OUR STATE AND NATIONAL LEADERS WHY ? Why is it legal to abuse and rob the elderly in … Continue reading

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RESOLUTION – Protecting Elderly and Disabled Adults in Incapacity and Guardianship Proceedings

NOTE: The following Resolution passed at the SD 15 and SD 16 Texas Senate District Democratic Conventions on Saturday April 21, 2012 RESOLUTION Protecting Elderly and Disabled Adults in Incapacity and Guardianship Proceedings WHEREAS : Many elderly and disabled citizens are … Continue reading

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Guardianship Fraud Hotline – Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County

Special Thanks to Clerk Bock of the Division of Inspector General for combatting this problem ! Finally there is a light at the end of the tunnel ! Guardianship Fraud Hotline in Palm Beach County ! “Using the Guardianship Fraud … Continue reading

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Legal guardians steal millions from elderly, report says

Legal guardians steal millions from elderly, report says With elderly abuse rising, government and courts consider stricter guidelines.Hot TopicsRead Dayton local news on your mobile phone By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer Updated 10:01 AM Thursday, October 28, 2010 A scathing … Continue reading

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Hale ordered to pay ‘Aunt Betty’ estate $81K » Merrimack Valley » EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

April 8, 2012 Hale ordered to pay ‘Aunt Betty’ estate $81K Jill Harmacinski jharmacinski@eagletribune.com The Eagle Tribune Sun Apr 08, 2012, 12:15 AM EDT LAWRENCE — Retired Lawrence police officer William Hale has been court-ordered to pay back $81,000 to … Continue reading

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Prominent lawyer’s life unravels amid claims of memory loss, allegations of will forgery | al.com

posted from : http://blog.al.com/live/2012/04/prominent_lawyers_life_unravel.html Published: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 7:00 AM Updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 2:19 PM By Brendan Kirby, Press-RegisterPress-Register MOBILE, Alabama — Grappling for two years with allegations of will fakery, longtime prominent Mobile area lawyer Richard … Continue reading

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State Bar rejects complaint against lawyer Richard Horne in fake will case

Reblogged from http://blog.al.com/live/2012/04/state_bar_rejects_complaint_ag.html#comment-20095839 MOBILE, Alabama — The Alabama State Bar has determined that there is insufficient evidence to discipline lawyer Richard Horne, whom a local insurance agent had accused of ethical lapses related to a will that a jury determined … Continue reading

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Schools: Guidance counselor charged in assault | Concord Monitor

Posted from http://www.concordmonitor.com Ben Leubsdorf / Concord Monitor staff – April 10, 2012 A Hopkinton High School guidance counselor has been charged with attacking and badly injuring his 74-year-old uncle in a Manchester parking garage amid a contentious probate-court dispute. … Continue reading

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Wells Fargo Bank sued over trusts

BY LISA BROWN • lbrown@post-dispatch.com > 314-340-8127stltoday.com | Posted: Friday, March 23, 2012 10:06 am| (0) comments. Barbara Burton Morriss is suing Wells Fargo Bank over the handling of two family trusts that suffered millions of dollars in losses. Barbara … Continue reading

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