Tag Archives: Senate Bill 178

  1. Join us Wednesday night LIVE on F.A.C.E.U.S. with Robin and Lulu, Marcie Friedman host Rick Black Senate Bill 178, the Elder Abuse Protection and Prosecution Act What does this Bill accomplish, leave out and what remains to be done? S178 would be the first federal law requiring oversight and investigations of the activities of court appointed adult guardians.

    October 11, 2017 by Lulu

    Join us Wednesday night Oct 11, 2017 9-7pm MST LIVE on F.A.C.E.U.S. with Robin and Lulu, Marcie Friedman host Rick …
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  2. Finally, Washington is taking steps to protect older Americans who have fallen into an exploitation trap set for them by state courts. Federal officials will soon be empowered to go into states to investigate – and prosecute – unscrupulous court-appointed guardians and conservators who prey on their elderly wards.

    October 10, 2017 by Lulu

    Feds investigating guardianships right step By Diane Dimond / Crime and Justice | Diane@DianeDimond.com Saturday, October 7th, 2017 at 12:02am …
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  3. Senate Bill 178, The Robert Matava Elder Abuse Prosecution Act of 2017, has passed both the Senate and House and has gone to the President for signing into law. The Bill contains provisions on multiple issues involving abuse of older people, including telemarketing scams and elders incarcerated in foreign countries.

    October 10, 2017 by Lulu

    Bill on Guardianship Abuse Goes to Trump—But What Does it Actually Fix? TOPICS:CongressDonald TrumpGuardianshipJanet Phelan October 8, 2017 By Janet …
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