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How the Elderly Lose Their Rights

Medical Team Nurse Talking with Senior Patient

Author Rachel Aviv recounts how adult guardians can sell the assets and dictate the lives of older Americans without their consent. It is a national problem that the author illustrates through actual life stories of unsuspecting seniors and their families. From brief court appearances, weak evidentiary claims, to the lack of national standards, the article exposes the weaknesses of the current system. Read more at the New Yorker article.