My fiancee fell in the home and suffered injuries. Initially the ex-wife went to the Sheriff's department and made accusations that I tried to kill him and pushed him down the stairs. After 8 weeks of investigation they have found all accusations to be false and just her being controlling, manipulative, and power hungry. They knew from the first week of interviewing me and others it wasn't substantiated but had to complete the investigation. The Rehab Hospital states as POA she has the right to restrict all visitors. The medical hospital he was in first wouldn't restrict me from visiting during the investigation, because there was no police, legal paperwork to substantiate her accusations. I could only visit when she wasn't around to cause trouble and the few times she did come when I was there she started causing a drama scene and I just left, knowing it didn't do my fiancee any good with all the negative energy and drama. He has been disoriented due to a brain bleed and therefore deemed incompetent. He is completely oriented to person. He was extremely happy to see me last week, but I was asked to leave within minutes of arrival. They wouldn't even let me tell him goodbye.
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).