Excellent Article from the Intercept

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.

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An excellent piece of journalism that clearly explains what is so terribly wrong with the guardianship system in America.

https://theintercept.com/2020/07/06/coronavirus-assisted-living-guardianship/