Category: Nursing Home Abuse

Lawsuits Filed After Illinois VA Legionnaires’ Outbreak

January 29, 2018 -- The families of 11 war veterans who died of Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans Home during an outbreak in July 2015 have filed a lawsuit. The outbreak infected at least 61 residents and visitors to...

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Texas Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer

Texas Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect Lawyer

There is no excuse for nursing home abuse, but it has become an increasingly widespread problem. Every year, thousands of elders suffer from physical abuse, neglect, and preventable injuries like bed-sores, infections, bruises, falls, and even death. Need a Texas...

Nursing Home Chain Pays $38 Million in Abuse Lawsuit

October 10, 2014 -- The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced a $38 million settlement with a major nursing home chain to resolve claims that they harmed patients by giving substandard care. Extendicare Health Services, Inc., operated 146 nursing...

States Debate “Granny Cams” Catching Nursing Home Abuse

November 19, 2013 -- In the wake of several high-profile cases of nursing home abuse caught on camera, three states -- Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas -- have passed laws explicitly permitting so-called “granny cams” in the rooms of long-term...