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Age Discrimination (12)
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Guardianship (2)
Healthcare (6)
Power of Attorney (2)
Social Security (14)
Wills and Estate Planning (9)

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Questions and Answers on Powers of Attorney
Source: Columbia Legal Services

Information on creating a power of attorney or giving someone the legal right to act on your behalf.
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Power of Attorney
Source: Washington State Department of Licensing

Power of attorney / release of interest basic form.
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Alternatives to Guardianship for Adults
Source: Northwest Justice Project

Basic information about what guardianship is and when it is the appropriate legal procedure regarding the care of an adult.
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Questions and Answers on Guardianship
Source: Northwest Justice Project

Information about guardianship. A guardian is a person appointed by a court to manage the affairs of someone who is incapacitated. This resource gives information about guardianship and its alternatives.
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Kimel v. Florida Board of Regents
Source: Findlaw

US Supreme Court opinion discussing whether an employee may sue a state under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act without the state's permission. The case involves interpretation of the ADEA and the 14th Amendment.
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