Elderly Woman Dies Due To Neglect, Bed Sores

Two family members of an elderly woman have been sentenced to prison for neglect. The elderly woman suffered neglect for at least three years at the hands of her family. She was discharged from her home to the hospital where she died after suffering from bedsores. She was also covered in feces and allowed to be eaten by bugs. 

Upon sentencing, the judge said, ‘I hope that you all will take some time to seriously consider the consequences of your cruel, horrible contact toward a loved one.’ For more, read the story