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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Assisted Living Center

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Assisted Living Center July 1, 2012. By Heidi Turner.
Lancaster, CA The son of an 89-year-old woman who died of heat stroke has filed a lawsuit alleging elder care neglect on the part of the home. The wrongful death lawsuit claims the home where the victim lived was negligent in allowing the victim to develop heat stroke.
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Families Should Be on Guard for Nursing Home Neglect

Families Should Be on Guard for Nursing Home Neglect February 4, 2011. By Brenda Craig.
New York, NY Families of nursing home residents need to be on guard says personal injury and medical malpractice attorney Paul Dansker. "There are a few basic problems that occur over and over again," says Dansker. "And those problems can be very, very dangerous."
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Sexual Violence Against Female Residents of Chicago Nursing Homes

Sexual Violence Against Female Residents of Chicago Nursing Homes January 28, 2011. By Lucy Campbell.
Chicago, IL Authorities in Chicago are reporting the investigation of 86 cases of sexual violence against elderly residents of nursing homes in the city. Some crimes reportedly go back to July 2007.
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Government Probe into Elder Abuse Reveals Wide Spread Fraud

Government Probe into Elder Abuse Reveals Wide Spread Fraud October 27, 2010. By Lucy Campbell.
Washington, DC A government investigation into hundreds of allegations of elder abuse has found that court appointed guardians of incapacitated seniors are not screened or monitored, with serious, if not life threatening consequences.
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Elder Care a Ticking Time Bomb in Illinois?

Elder Care a Ticking Time Bomb in Illinois? November 22, 2009. By Gordon Gibb.
Chicago, IL A troubling elder care story coming out of Chicago underscores concern over nursing home neglect and related issues in Illinois. As the investigation continues, elder care law will be tested.
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