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Charlotte "Lottie" Richardson
Beatrice Daily SunAugust 1, 2015

Lottie was baptized at Salem U.C.C., Steinauer, and was a member of the first class to be confirmed in English. On June ... Brian Cheney (Amy Dunning), Tim Cheney (Lisa), David Richardson (Rachel), Dusty Richardson, and Nicholas Richardson (Rachel ...more »

Sheriff lawsuits: some frivolous others serious
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)August 1, 2015

When a lawsuit is lodged against the sheriff it is either handled by the prosecutor's office or turned over to the county's liability insurance company, the County Risk Sharing Authority. Dwyer said it is a collective decision by the sheriff, county ...more »

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Bad Faith Insurance
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Tax Filing Problems Could Jeopardize Health Law Aid for 1.8M
ABC NewsAugust 4, 2015

About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's law now have issues with their tax returns that could jeopardize their subsidies next year. Administration officials say those taxpayers will have ...more »

Hipaa Compliance
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New Law Eliminates Clerical Errors As Medicaid Fraud
D Healthcare DailyAugust 10, 2015

When Senate Bill 207 becomes law on September 1, unintentional clerical errors by healthcare providers will no longer be considered evidence of Medicaid fraud. The Texas Tribune reports on the new legislation, which was enacted in the wake of a scandal ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
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Elder-abuse cases seen rising
Lowell SunAugust 14, 2015

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said her office has seen a rise in elder-abuse cases due, in part, to the rising elderly population and an increase in people using personal-care attendants to stay in their homes. Also, her office has expanded ...more »

Living Wills
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50 years after the Voting Rights Act, election law expert assesses its impact ...
Kansas City StarAugust 1, 2015

6, 1965, as President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act, he declared, ‚ÄúThis act flows from a clear and simple wrong. Its only purpose is to right that wrong. Millions of Americans are denied the right to vote because of their color. This law...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
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ACA's Home Care Pilot Shows Strong Results Out the Gate
Kitsap SunAugust 12, 2015

"This bipartisan bill will help coordinate care and lower costs for Medicare beneficiaries with multiple debilitating diseases, including Alzheimer's, ALS, congestive heart failure, diabetes and other chronic conditions." -- Rep. Edward Markey (D-Mass ...more »

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