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Questions continue to surround Redlands (CA) conservator industry

Redlands Conservator’s Actions Raise Questions Janet Phelan January 4, 2010 A prominent and well-connected Redlands conservator has been under investigation by the San Bernardino County grand jury and has had her fiduciary license denied by the California State Professional Fiduciary Bureau. Melodie Z. Scott, President of Conservatorship and Resources for the…


Does California conservatorship industry exploit people, property?

…who at one point in time was the presiding judge of San Bernardino County. Welch was featured in an article in the Sentinel on June 12th of this year in a lengthy exposé regarding questionable business practices by Melodie Z. Scott, a professional fiduciary and conservator for the elderly. Scott is President of C.A.R.E., Inc., located at 25 E. State Street in Redlands, right around the corner from the courthouse. The activities by Scott cited by…


The Probate Murders Part Two

The Probate Murders Part Two: Melodie Scott and the State of California — In the Business of Death? Janet C. Phelan July 29, 2008 The American’s Bulletin “Oceania is not at war with East or Eurasia. Oceania is at war with you.”—George Orwell, “1984” “THIS CAN’T HAPPEN HERE” On a quiet tree-lined street in Redlands, California, in a low, architec…


License granted to controversial CA conservator Melodie Scott

Sacramento Judge Grants Melodie Scott a License Serious problems on the senior front; are courts and judges able to help? Janet C. Phelan December 25, 2010 (SAN BERNADINO) – In a hearing in Sacramento Superior Court last Friday, controversial conservator Melodie Scott was granted a license to practice as a professional fiduciary. The hearing, which focused on…


L.A. Times on guardian abuse

…rivets into World War II fighter planes, making neckties, threading bristles into nail-polish brushes. She saved obsessively, putting away $560,000 for her old age. Her life changed three years ago, when a woman named Melodie Scott told a court in San Bernardino that Jones was unable to manage for herself. Without asking Jones, a judge made Scott — someone she had never met — her legal guardian. Scott is a professional conservator. It was her res…

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