Can a Mortgage Withstand the Sting of Elderly Financial Abuse?

Elsie Swanson owned a 120-acre farm in Webster County, Iowa for nearly 50 years. The property included her home. Elsie gave a power of attorney to her only child, Peggy. The general power of attorney permitted Peggy to act on Elsie's behalf, but forbade Peggy from making gifts to herself. In 2004...