Section Newsletter Articles on Elder Abuse and Neglect

Community partnerships improve access to courts for dealing with elder abuse By Hon. Barbara Crowder Bench and Bar, September 2012 An estimated 3 to 5 million cases of elder abuse are reported annually in the United States and some experts believe 60% of all cases are not being reported.
Financial abuse of the elderly: An overview By Elizabeth Fink Elder Law, September 2008 The purpose of this article is to educate on elder abuse issues, specifically the financial exploitation of the elderly.
Financial abuse of the elderly By Ann B. Conroy Elder Law, June 2006 While the physical abuse of the elderly or disabled persons commands the headlines, financial abuse is greatly under-reported and often unpunished.