Archive: New York

Nursing home abuse headlines from the New York nursing home abuse news archives.

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‘Ruthie’s Law’ unveiled to protect nursing home residents

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz deliberated on whether to show before-and-after photos of Ruth Murray as part of his press conference for a new measures to protect nursing home residents. In the end, he decided he could show the “before” photo — taken one day before she was attacked — but not the “after.” “Truthfully, […]

Wednesday the 29th

November 2016

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August 2016

February 2016

Cortland nursing home aide accused of abusing patient

Prosecutors say the incident happened Dec. 5, at Crown Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, a nursing home on Kellogg Road in Cortland. Otto allegedly threw a female resident’s feet, covered her mouth, slapped her arms and legs and slammed her arms against a bedside table, according to prosecutors.¬†Otto is further accused of providing the facility […]

Friday the 5th