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Nevada: Professional Guardianship Licensing Will Miss Deadline

November 17, 2015

RENO, NV – Private guardianships will soon be coming under the scrutiny of the state. Private guardians are court-appointed, and occur when a person–typically elderly–can no longer take care of their affairs. However, over the last couple years, courts in Clark County and in Washoe County, have witnessed abuses by some private guardians. Lawmakers passed a bill signed by the governor that will force these private guardians to get licensed by the state. Professional private [- more...]

Video: Oct 19, 2015 Debate featuring Dr. Sam Sugar: Are Florida Seniors Endangered by Guardianship?

October 30, 2015

The following 2 videos are of the first Guardianship debate of its kind to ever be held.  Debated in Clearwater, Florida on October 19, 2015 between Advocate and  Founder of AAAPG Dr. Sam Sugar  and Professional Guardian Fernando Gutierrez, it is our hope that this debate serves as a rich source of knowledge about guardianship. Guardianship Debate: https://youtu.be/2So7kKepkNA Guardianship Debate Closing Comments and Q&A: https://youtu.be/d_7DvahfOVE   Along with our full length [- more...]

Video: AAAPG Member uncovers the abuse of her mother

October 30, 2015

Our member Julie London Ferguson in interviewed by her local ABC News affiliate in Sarasota revealing how her mother, Marise London, has been abused and exploited in Guardianship Julie’s interview with ABC News can be watched on our YouTube channel by clicking on this [- more...]

Video: Bev Newman on ABC Action News

October 26, 2015

AAAPG member Beverly Newman on ABC Action news in Tampa Florida, discussing her father, Al Katz, the abusive guardianship to which he was subjected by court-order, and how that lead Katz’ daughter Beverly Newman, to found the non-profit Al Katz Center, dedicated to helping victims of court-ordered guardianship regain their civil and constitutional [- more...]

Video: Watch a preview of AAAPG’s documentary “BROKEN–the fallout from Guardianship” on YouTube now

October 15, 2015

AAAPG has produced a documentary “BROKEN–the fallout from Guardianship” featuring numerous first-hand stories of abuse from our members and their families. This full length video tells the stories of how abusive guardians destroy estates, families and lives in graphic detail from cases across America. It explains how the system designed to protect the vulnerable has been twisted into a highly lucrative industry that exploits them instead. As a member of AAAPG, we are giving [- more...]

Nevada: KTNV video – Search warrants served as police investigate guardianship exploitation

September 23, 2015

By Darcy Spears. CREATED Sep 21, 2015 Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Breaking news in an ongoing Contact 13 investigation as search warrants are served at multiple locations. Contact 13 Chief Investigator Darcy Spears has been shining a spotlight on guardianship exploitation for nearly a year. Now law enforcement is taking an unprecedented step. “April, it’s Darcy Spears from channel 13, would you please come out and talk to me?” Spears called through April Parks’ front [- more...]

Video from Washington State: KTCS9 IN CLOSE – Guardianships

August 19, 2015

By Terry Murphy Thursday, April 30, 2015 Guardianship abuse is in both national and local news lately. While many guardians are performing a great service, some are abusing their power, especially when it comes to wealthy seniors. Transcript from video: Teresa Maxwell: This was just a month before the guardian took over her life.Terry Murphy: This is how Teresa Maxwell would like to remember her mother, Geraldine Strege…Maxwell: She was full of life.Terry Murphy, KCTS9: Before everything fell [- more...]
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