Under the best of circumstances, Governments at every level struggle to deliver the critically important goods and services that politicians promise especially during election years. The usual excuse for failures to perform revolve around purported funding shortfalls or other snafus but are all too often the result of promising what can never possibly be delivered, no matter how critical that work product, or delivery may be. A good example is the ongoing difficulty in distributing [- more...]
One good place to start would be the 2021 Guardianship virtual Summit sponsored by multiple advocacy groups across the country and produced by Americans Against Abusive Probate Guardianship where a distinguished array of advocates, victim families, government officials, educators, and academics will present information to paint a realistic and honest picture of the guardianship industry as it exists today. Registration and tickets can be found at the link below.
2021 AAAPG Virtual National Guardianship Summit Details coming [- more...]
For decades, adult guardianship has been a legally thorny issue, with independent watchdogs and journalists repeatedly finding that senior citizens are stripped of their rights and often financially exploited — with little government oversight. The cases often involve complex family drama and disagreements among siblings, but sometimes, as in Dirse’s case, it’s an outsider who gets involved, over the objections of the elderly person’s relatives. [- more...]
The most precious thing we possess is freedom. When it is constrained by court or a government, each of us has an obligation to raise our awareness of the forces arising around us and play his or her part in maintaining our American way of life.
How would you feel if you were confined to a windowless cell and could only go out once or twice a day? [- more...]