Lawyer Emma-Jane Kurtz, which specializiruetsya in the protection of the rights of the elderly, appeared in court and was found guilty of neglecting the rights of his mother, who died alone among the puddles of urine and excrement.
About it writes on Wednesday, March 28 edition of the Oxford Mail.
The body of 79-year-old Cecilia Kurtz was found July 2, 2014, at her home located in Blackwater, Oxfordshire — in «appalling conditions» in the middle of dirty, cluttered rooms full of feces.
Mortem examination conducted by home office in the UK, found that Cecilia was suffering from exhaustion and bipolar depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder. The cause of death was recognized as thromboembolism — blood clot moved to her lungs and blocked the pulmonary artery.
Emma-Jane denied wilful neglect of the needs of his sick mother, but a jury at Oxford crown court by an overwhelming majority, 10 to 1, found her guilty, and demanded to be put in jail.
Kurtz claimed to have tried to put mother in an institution, but she refused. «Earlier she was hospitalized in a psychiatric hospital Fairmile, which he hated. She witnessed what happened there a terrible scene: one of the patients tried to strangle themselves with their own bra,» – said the defendant.