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elder abuse

harm to an adult aged 65 or older caused by another individual. The harm can be physical (violence), sexual (nonconsensual sex), psychological (causing emotional distress), material (improper use of belongings or finances), or neglect (failure to provide needed care).

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Judgment of Line Orientation (JLO)

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