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Former Nursing Home Aide Sentenced to 15 Years for Sexual Abuse

A former nursing home aide was sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for sexually abusing an elderly woman. The man was an employee of the nursing home. The 31 year old employee pleaded guilty to forcible sex abuse for molesting the 85-year-old woman in her nursing home. The distraught family members of the victim asked to Judge to sentence the nursing home employee to the maximum sentence, which he did. At this time, no other nursing home residents have filed sexual abuse charges. Sexual abuse is an extremely important issue in nursing home regulation. To read the full story, click here.