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January 10, 2014 12:00 AM

A welcome emphasis on elder abuse

Examples of elder abuse in the headlines range from baffling to horrifying: from the lonely old widower conned out of his life savings by a pretty young woman to the invalid grandmother found restrained to her bed, covered in bedsores and filth.

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