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‘Undue influence’ is dangerous form of elder abuse

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/lifecycles/article/undue_influence_is_dangerous_form_of_elder_abuse_20070504

The elders in these scenarios do not have dementia. Most courts would find them competent. How then are they bamboozled into losing what has taken a lifetime to accumulate? These examples of financial abuse (a form of elder abuse) occurred because of an insidious process called undue influence.

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