The Hollywood Reporter Reports on Lawsuit Against Motion Picture & Television Fund Nursing Facility

As published in The Hollywood Reporter, Garcia & Artigliere filed a lawsuit against Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF) on behalf of a resident for elder abuse and negligent hiring and supervision.

The lawsuit states that while at the facility, the woman, a resident for 11 years, was violated by a fellow male resident, who had been accused of sexually assaulting at least six  other female residents.

Although MPTF denies any knowledge of previous incidents or police involvement, Attorney Stephen Garcia confirms that information provided to him “confirms prior abuse, knowledge of it by the facility as well as the involvement of police in at least two instances.”

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