A developmentally disabled couple were forced to stay outside all day in 100-degree-plus weather, work without pay and sleep on the floor, jurors in the trial of their caregivers, who are charged with abusing them, were told Tuesday.
PHOENIX - Arizona hospitals are subject to being sued under the state's "elder abuse" laws, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
All eight residents of a state-licensed care home on Tucson's south side were evacuated Monday after its operators - a mother and her son - were arrested on suspicion of physically and emotionally abusing them.
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Assistant Attorney General Jesse Delaney discusses a point in Pima County Superior Court.
To Assistant Attorney General Jesse Delaney, justice doesn't begin or end in a courtroom.
A Tucson woman is facing up to 13 3/4 years in prison after admitting she abused and stole from a bedridden woman who later died.
A Pima County Superior Court grand jury has indicted a Tucson man on charges alleging he allowed his wheelchair-using girlfriend to languish in her own waste for weeks at a time on the floor of their home.
When Janet Nardi met Julie Lane, she saw a wonderful caregiver for her 80-year-old mother, who needed help following a bad fall in late 2010.
Julie Lane was indicted on multiple charges of fraud, forgery and theft from a vulnerable adult, and con victed in February of forging checks totaling more than $20,000. On May 14 she was sentenced in Pima County Superior Court to 11 years in prison, tacked on to the end of the two years she…
A Tucson man accused of bilking roughly $250,000 from a woman in her 90s was sentenced to three years' probation and 312 days in jail Thursday in Pima County Superior Court.