Elder abuse bill introduced in Senate

[JURIST] Senator John Breaux (D-La.), ranking member of the Senate Special Committee on Aging, and Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced legislation [Hatch press release] Monday to address elder abuse and crimes against seniors. Learn more from the National Center on Elder Abuse [advocacy website].

 

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