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Gary Bauer Appointed To Additional Term On USCIRF

Last week, President Trump announced the appointment of Gary L. Bauer for an additional two-year term as a member of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Bauer was initially appointed to USCIRF in 2019. He is President of American Values … Continue reading

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The Term 'Do Not Resuscitate' Should Be Laid to Rest

Amber Barnato calls for stopping use of the term "DNR." She rightly observes that it is often misinterpreted and misapplied. The consequence is that not only do patients get treatment they do not want but they also fail to get … Continue reading

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Suicide Rates Rising in Long Term Care

A six-month investigation by Kaiser Health News and PBS NewsHour finds that older Americans are quietly killing themselves in nursing homes, assisted living centers and adult care homes. "Even in supervised settings, records show, older people find ways to end … Continue reading

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Long Term Care Advocacy Groups Remind Congress of Government’s Failure to Protect Elderly Residents

On Wednesday, the United States Senate Committee on Finance held a public hearing entitled “Not Forgotten: Protecting Americans From Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes.” The hearing included statements from adult children of nursing home residents who were the victims … Continue reading

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How Good Is A Lease Guaranty After The Original Term Expires?

PrintIt’s a funny thing about this business. After all is said and done, you still need to know the “law.” And, by “law,” we aren’t thinking about the “law in general.” Instead, we are thinking about the “law” in the … Continue reading

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