Elder Abuse

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Elder abuse in Georgia is illegal, and the law provides remedies for people harmed by this abuse For most people, abuse of the elderly is such an abhorrent idea. Unfortunately, elder abuse is much more common than most people realize. Elder abuse happens in various ways, and the perpetrators of…

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Georgia Elder Abuse Attorney Instances of elder abuse are on the rise in Northern Georgia and throughout the state, prompting a recent meeting of the North Georgia Elder Abuse Task Force in Rome, GA. Georgia Attorney General’s office special prosecutor Lyndie Freeman referred to the increase as an “epidemic” and…