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A new state law aims to better protect vulnerable Kansans by making it a crime to financially exploit a dependent adult age 70 or older.
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Older Nebraskans who are not capable of making financial decisions and don’t have a family member who can help will soon be able to have a legal guardian with training and oversight from the state court system.
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Adult victims of neglect, physical or emotional abuse and financial exploitation will be better protected under provisions in the state budget adopted last night by the Ohio General Assembly.
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By Christopher J. Gearon
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Two new laws backed by AARP provide protections against financial abuse of North Carolinians age 65 and older and those with disabilities.
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AARP applauds the settlement of a lawsuit against the state of Vermont to reduce a backlog of investigations into allegations of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.
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AARP Georgia applauded the Georgia General Assembly for taking steps to strengthen legal protection for seniors in the 2013 legislative session that concluded today.
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