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Reports from Around the Country on Guardianship

December 2, 2015

Guardianship Abuse is attracting more and more attention in numerous States Here, supplied by Attorney Kendra Cooper, are links to reports from Massachusetts, Maine and Georgia.1. Final Report of the Maine AG’s  Task Force on Financial Exploitation of the Elderly March 11, 2015  ( 16 pages) http://937thewave.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Financial-Crimes-Against-the-Elderly-TF-Final-Report-3-11-2015.pdf2. Massachusetts Special Commission on Elder Protective Services  Report  of [- more...]

Maine: After state sold all he had, Rockland man hopes for ‘justice’

October 23, 2015

ROCKLAND, Maine — William Dean said his head has been in a whirl since the state temporarily became his conservator three years ago and sold off one home, destroyed a second, sold off prized possessions and killed his cat. Dean, 70, spoke publicly for the first time Monday about the series of events that led to him becoming impoverished because of the actions taken by the state while it controlled his finances for several months starting in the second half of 2012. “My head has been in a [- more...]