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More news for Tuesday, Feb. 21

Students share cookies and conversation with retirement community residents … UK’s first LGBT retirement community set to open … Merck halts late-stage trial of promising Alzheimer’s drug … Former CCRC administrator charged with identity theft … Retirement community allows residents to stay during renovations, with a catch … Senior living resident killed as he intervenes in robbery of fellow resident

More news for Tuesday, Sept. 13

California duals demo has little effect on LTSS, beneficiaries report … Niche in elder care: assisted living for LGBT seniors … Beyond Airbnb: Sharing homes offers seniors financial and social advantages

Marsha Wetzel (Lambda Legal)

Senior living community didn’t protect lesbian resident, lawsuit contends

An Illinois senior living community failed to protect a lesbian resident from the harassment, discrimination and violence that she incurred at the hands of fellow residents because of her sex and sexual orientation, Lambda Legal said in its filing of a federal lawsuit against the community and its administrators. The community said it does not tolerate discrimination.

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