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Below are relevant articles on elder guardianship:

West Virginia launches elder abuse litigation and prevention unit, WVNS, March 23, 2018

Finding solutions to Pennsylvania's troubled system of naming guardians, Reading Eagle, by Nicole C. Brambila, March 6, 2018

A Tale of Love, Family Conflict and Battles Over Care For An Aging Mother, Kaiser Health News, by Judith Graham, March 1, 2018

Ann Arbor native Laura Checkoway on her Oscar-nominated documentary 'Edith + Eddie', The Michigan Daily, by Meghan Chou, February 18, 2018

Las Vegas police officer, 3 others indicted in elder abuse case, Las Vegas Review-Journal, by David Ferrara, February 14, 2018

New guardianship office set to fight senior abuse,  Kolo8ABC, by Terri Russell, January 30, 2018

2017's States with the Best Elder-Abuse Protections, WalletHub, by Riche Bernando, December 6, 2017

Column: With U.S. elder abuse in spotlight, a look at guardians, Reuters, by Mark Miller, October 20, 2017

The System Of Court-Appointed Guardians Continues To Fail The Elderly, The Huffington Post, by Ann Brenoff, October 10, 2017

How The Elderly Lose Their Rights, The New Yorker, by Rachel Aviv, October 9, 2017

There's a legal way for someone to take your home, your stuff, and your money - but everyone ignores the two documents that can help keep you safe, Business Insider, by Aine Cain, October 8, 2017

Feds investigating guardianships right step, Albuquerque Journal, by Diane Dimond, October 7, 2017

Congress Steps Up To Control Court-Ordered Guardianships, Creators.com, by Diane Dimond, October 7, 2017

Why Guardianship Abuse Occurs, Wbur, October 5, 2017

"Court guardians" kidnap old people, sell all their stuff, doom victims to pharmaceutical oblivion in institutions, BoingBoing, by Cory Doctorow, October 4, 2017

Woman gets 7-plus years in prison for elder abuse, The Mercury News, by Kevin Kelly, September 22, 2017

Issues for Elders: Guardianship should only be sought as a last resort, Naples Daily News, by Jill Burzynski, August 8, 2017

Jury hits lawyers with $16.4M for doing senior wrong in guardianship, Palm Beach Post, by John Pacenti, August 4, 2017

Taking care of those who took care of you, First Coast News, by Joe Kuczynski, July 29, 2017

Calls for Court Reform as Legal Guardians Abuse Older Adults, The New York Times, by Susan B. Garland, July 28, 2017

Protecting Against Elder Abuse, UNC School of Government, by Meredith Smith, June 14, 2017

Attorney for judge's wife tried to change new rules for guardians, Palm Beach Coast, by John Pacenti, April 8, 2017

Sick, Dying and Raped in America's Nursing Homes, CNN, by Blake Ellis and Melanie Hicken, February 22, 2017

If Your Parent Has A Guardian, Be On Guard, Next Avenue, by Emily Gurnon, December 1, 2016

Supreme Court chief justice tackles guardianship amid complaints, Palm Beach Post, by John Pacenti, October 24, 2016

Seniors stripped of their Right to Vote; Florida a Hotspot, The Huffington Post, by Teresa Kay-Aba Kennedy, October 7, 2016

Is Elder Guardianship a New Form of Human Trafficking?, The Huffington Post, by Teresa Kay-Aba Kennedy, September 13, 2016

Professional guardianship laws expanding to protect seniors from exploitation, Local 10 News, by Sara Girard, July 25, 2016

New Program to Root Our in Florida's Guardianship System, NBC Miami, by Mc Nelly Torres and Tony Pipitone, July 22, 2016

Professional guardian under investigation by Attorney General for allegedly exploring seniors, ABC Action News. by Adam Walser, July 7, 2016

How to Protect Yourself or a Loved One From An Abusive Guardianship, Next Avenue, by Emily Gurnon, May 25, 2016

Guardianship in the U.S.: Protection or Exploitation? Next Avenue, by Emily Gurnon, May 23, 2016

Local 10 News viewer claims guardian not acting in best interest of father, Local 10 News, by Judy Reich, March 2, 2016

Florida guardianship reform passes; seniors protest at courthouse, Palm Beach Post, by John Pacenti, February 24, 2016

Solution to guardianship crisis? Advocates say cap fees, Palm Beach Post, by John Pacenti, January 24, 2016

Florida Senate approves guardianship overhaul, Miami Herald, by Kathleen McGrory, April 28, 2015

Film to detail horror stories from Florida guardianship, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, April 15, 2015

Guardianship, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, April 4, 2015

Guardianship horror stories may lead to change, Miami Herald, by Carli Teproff and Kathleen McGrory, March 22, 2015

Elder Guardianship: A well-oiled machine, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, December 8, 2014

Elder guardianship: Between a rock and a hard place, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, December 7, 2014

Elder guardianship: "For two and a half years, I had no rights," Sarasota Herald-Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, December 6, 2014

Elder guardianship: Listening to them, Sarasota Herald Tribune, by Barbara Peters Smith, December 2014

Florida's Guardians Often Exploit the Vulnerable Residents They're Supposed to Protect, Miami New Times, by Michael E. Miller, May 8, 2014

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