Dorothy Luck Guardianship Victim. When judges can take away senior citizens’ basic rights May 26, 2015 Some wealthy American seniors have discovered the dark side of getting a court-appointed guardian

September 18, 2015 by Lulu

Dorothy Luck Guardianship Victim. Imagine losing control of the most basic decisions in your life: the right to speak for yourself, how to spend your money or even what medicines you should be taking. Dorothy Luck was in a dispute with family over trust money. After a court-ordered medical exam, she was declared incompetent to make big financial decisions and ended up a ward of the state. In this excerpt from America Tonight, Sheila MacVicar investigates shocking cases of elderly Americans at the mercy of court-appointed guardians.

http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/america-tonight/2015/5/when-judges-can-take-away-senior-citizens-basic-rights.html