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Here are some legal protections available for victims of elder abuse.
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Abuse is behavior that threatens the health, safety, physical well being or financial security of an elder (senior citizen) who is particularly vulnerable to abuse due to conditions associated with... more
Written by attorney Kirk Bernard.
Elder abuse in nursing homes is an unfortunate and serious issue facing the elderly population and it has many forms. I've outlined some the red flags that could indicate that elder abuse is... more
Written by attorney Alexandria Streich.
If you are a senior citizen who is experiencing abuse by another person, the Oregon Elderly Persons or Persons with Disabilities Abuse Prevention Act provides a special mechanism for you to apply to... more
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Sadly, financial abuse of elders is not uncommon. According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, over 2 million senior citizens are affected by financial abuse. It is the number one crime... more
Written by attorney David Shapiro.
Americas elderly population is expected to explode in the next twenty years as baby boomers reach their sixties and seventies. Unfortunately, the elderly are particularly vulnerable to financial... more
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