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Florida Senior Dies From Heat Stroke After Falling Off Scooter at Nursing Home

Last July a resident of a Florida assisted living facility fell off her electric scooter in the community courtyard. She was trapped for six hours before she was found by another resident’s family. Her adult children are now suing Harbor … Continue reading

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A Little Weekend Inspiration: Shooting Your Age at the U.S. Senior Women's Open

Here's fun news. This week, one-time Arizona State golfer and a favorite pro, JoAnne Carner, shot her age — 79 — in the opening round at the U.S. Senior Women's Open tournament in Chicago. The details are here and here… … Continue reading

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Special Considerations for Getting Divorced as a Senior Citizen in Texas

If you are over the age of 65 and you have decided to bring your marriage to an end, it will be important to carefully assess the unique factors involved in getting divorced as a senior citizen. While many aspects … Continue reading

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American Senior Communities Former CEO Jailed for 9.5 Years for Nursing Home Fraud

James Burkhart, the former CEO of American Senior Communities (ASC), Indiana’s largest nursing home chain, has just been sentenced to nearly 10 years in federal prison. “Obsessed with Money” From 2009 – 2015, Burkhart and several other high-ranking ASC executives … Continue reading

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Senior Eviction Case Ends with $200K Settlement

A $200,000 settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between landlord David Kantz and the son of woman Kantz evicted to “make way for redevelopment of his California Drive property.” The evicted woman was Marie Hatch and she filed the … Continue reading

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