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Sex Offenders in Nursing Homes
Sex Offenders in Nursing Homes

In recent years, nursing homes across the country have been the subject of intense media scrutiny and public derision. Countless families rely on these facilities to prove their elderly loved ones with round-the-clock care, medical attention, and social opportunities. ...

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