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How can I find out when my mum was diagnosed with dementia
How can I find out when my mum was diagnosed with dementia or something similar? Also how can I find out when she was deemed as not capable of making her own decisions? This is important as my sister … read more
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My mum has been in hospital for a few weeks and sent home
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Restricted access to my mother:At present I am being restricted
Restricted access to my mother: At present I am being restricted access to my mother, social services have said that I can take her out for a day or half day, however; at present I am only allowed to … read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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I HAVE LOOKED AFTER MY MOTHER AND FATHER FOR THE LAST TEN YRS
I HAVE LOOKED AFTER MY MOTHER AND FATHER FOR THE LAST TEN YRS THE LAST 6 ONLY MY MOTHER AS MY DAD PASSED AWAY, SHE HAS COPD DEMENTIA AND JUST DIAGNOSED OVARIAN CANCER. 1 YEAR AGO I WAS STRUGGLING LOOK… read more
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My Mother recently passed away. She has made Wills subsequent
My Mother recently passed away. She has made Wills subsequent to the 1997 copy that I have just received. The contents of the last Wills are significantly different from the original and the last-name… read more
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Joshua
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my elderly father is in a care home and he has vascular dementia,my
my elderly father is in a care home and he has vascular dementia,my mum died 3 months ago and she was his next of kin,i have 2 half sisters and 1 half brother that were my mothers children from her fi… read more
Clare
Clare
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my sister and her husband put my mum in a home with out me
my sister and her husband put my mum in a home with out me knowing, As i was working in a different care home, i went to visit my mum in hospital the next day only to be told she was put in a home. my… read more
Clare
Clare
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My mother who is 85 has been put into a care home as she has
My mother who is 85 has been put into a care home as she has dementia and can longer look after herself at home. Are we (the children) legally bound to make top up fees for her to remain in the home u… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers
My brother pressured my mother (who was ill with alzheimers
My brother pressured my mother (who was ill with alzheimers at the time and in a rest home) sign power of Attorney to him but he wouldn't tell mum what she was signing and she couldn't see it as she h… read more
Joshua
Joshua
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Dear Solicitor Here is the problem and I would love some advice.
Dear Solicitor Here is the problem and I would love some advice. My mother died last year and left a will - that is no problem, my brother and husband are acting as executors. There are 3 siblings, in… read more
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My mum and dad had home made wills leaving their estates to
My mum and dad had home made wills leaving their estates to each other, and then in the event of their deaths to myself and my brother on mums will, and myself my brother and my half sister on dads. A… read more
Clare
Clare
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My Father has had a stroke and at the moment is in hospital.
My Father has had a stroke and at the moment is in hospital. My Brother has taken over completely and wont allow my Sister and I into the family home. He is controlling our Mother (who is suffering wi… read more
Clare
Clare
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Hello I dont know if you can help me with this issue. I
Hello I dont know if you can help me with this issue. I married a lady almost 5 years ago, been with her almost 10 years, and took on her 2 young children from her previous marriage. The eldest, my st… read more
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Basically in a nut shell i have a friend who has split with
Basically in a nut shell i have a friend who has split with her partner she has 5 children but only 1 with him the youngest, because she had an older child at 15 by her step-father at the time her par… read more
Clare
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My mum left my dad and left the household after years of physical
My mum left my dad and left the household after years of physical and mental abuse. she took him to court but stop the divorce proceddings after my two brother said they wanted to stay in the family h… read more
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Please can you tell me who would be the next of kin if one
Please can you tell me who would be the next of kin if one of the parents has died, from the immediate family. Would it be the eldest of the children?… read more
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my Mum is in hospital who discides what happens to her and
my Mum is in hospital who discides what happens to her and were she goes once she is to be discharged, does her son who lives in Uk have overiding rights over the other sibling wishes who lives abroad… read more
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