Originally Posted by Paul Motter
In this state AZ (as I said) if these kinds of incidents occur even once the state can step in say "you MUST put her in a 24-hour care facility" and then you don't have any choice, you have to do it and pay for it.
It could even happen to you. Mo, now that she is here.
The cruise line is "the law" on a ship, and dementia is not a harmless condition - it is taken very seriously by the people who understand it. Old coots like this guy are shirking their responsibilities and/or in denial about the real situation.
Paul, it wouldn't likely apply to my mother. She isn't here yet ( maybe she will be by the end of the month if she remains stable). But since she is also a Canadian citizen, she is only allowed to visit the United States for 180 days max.
I'd guess if there was a problem she would be forced to leave the country immediately......kicked off the U.S. Ship