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Dementia and the Right to Vote

As our national election day nears, I thought it would be worthwhile to revisit the topic of voting rights and elders with dementia.  What...

Guardianship and Self-Determination

  In this post I’m examining the concept of self-determination in the post-adjudication context where a probate court has determined in a protective proceeding...

May is Elder Law Month!

May is Elder Law Month, so today’s post will commemorate this effort to draw the public’s attention to the legal problems of the elderly. ...

Autopoiesis in Language and Meaning

  I will begin this follow-up to my previous post with revisiting a definition of autopoiesis: Planetary physiology is the autopoiesis of the cell...