Estate of Denial news clips (1/30/17)

Former Ethics Board Chair Being Sued For (INCREDIBLY) Unethical Elder Abuse (MA)

The Huffington Post

October 7, 2016

In my 2012 documentary film, Last Will and Embezzlement, Hollywood icon (the late) Mickey Rooney, who had been the victim of elder financial exploitation, warns the audience, “If it can happen to Mickey Rooney, it can happen to anyone.” Today, in Massachusetts, a 28-count elder abuse / elder exploitation lawsuit is pending against an astounding 66 defendants — including 15 attorneys — one of whom, I was appalled to learn, is John O. Mirick (Mirick, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee), the former Chair of the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers (what others would refer to as the Legal Ethics Board).


Britney Spears selling home to dad

Emirates 24|7

January 21, 2017

Britney Spears is reportedly selling her Louisiana property to her father and conservator, Jamie Spears.

The 35-year-old singer has petitioned to have the .39 acre land parcel in Tangipahoa Parish transferred to her dad Jamie – who has been in charge of her affairs since she suffered a highly-publicised breakdown in 2008 – and he will pay $59,688.18 for it.


NBC 10 I-Team: Investigation finds fraud, theft and deception (RI)

Turn to 10

January 23, 2017

While investigators worked their case against Raymond E. Gallison Jr., the NBC 10 I-Team was digging for answers and uncovered a number of instances of what appeared to be fraud, theft and deception.

Years before mishandling a Barrington man’s $1.2 million estate and agreeing to plead guilty on federal criminal charges, the former representative handled a number of cases, many of which were for friends and family.