Legate, Gail Marie
(Died February 17, 2016, Age 76)
Cause of death: Neglect (Untended bedsores)
Location: Granite City, Illinois, USA
Disability: Paraplegic, diabetes, Crohn’s disease
Perpetrator: Staff at Granite Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Source: Granite City woman dies of neglect at nursing home, lawsuit says

Casper, Edward
(Died April 6, 2017, Age 75)
Cause of death: Neglect (Bedsores; falls)
Location: Joliet, Illinois, USA
Disability: Dementia
Perpetrator: Staff at Spring Creek Nursing and Rehab Center
Source: Orland Park Widow Files Wrongful Death Suit Against Joliet’s Spring Creek Nursing

!Lopez, Djastin “Tirek”
(Died May 18, 2017, Age 23)
Cause of death: Police shooting
Location: Manila, Philippines
Disability: Epilepsy
Perpetrator: Jojo Salanguit, Gerry Genalope, and three other Manila police officers
Source: Kin of drug war victims sue Manila policemen for murder

*Kapoor, Swarna
(Died September 26, 2017, Age 62)
Cause of death: Murder (Bludgeoned)
Location: New Delhi, India
Disability: Mobility impaired
Perpetrator: Kanchan Kapoor (Daughter-in-law)
Source: Delhi woman kills 62-year-old handicapped mother-in-law

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