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My mother states that she did not sign anything; however, the DON at the Nursing Home tells me there is a durable medical power-of-attorney from February 2011 in her chart at the nursing home. I will be going to Wisconsin shortly and I intend to get a copy of that paper.
In September 2010, guardianship papers were started for my mother in Racine County Court. This application was dropped because during the process it was determined that my mother was competent and did not need a guardian. The original case number XXXXX 10-GN 157. I have verified twice that it was dropped.
My sister has the power to sign on my mother's financial accounts. I do not know what type of legal arrangement this is.
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