Mickey Rooney testified to congress about elder abuse, with allegations that he was a victim of his stepson’s abuse. Rooney says in the Today show interview that he was abused “financially, medically.”
He was granted a protective order against his stepson and his stepson’s wife.
For 20 years, family members “misused his money, forced him to work, and even left him without enough food at home.”
Mickey Rooney talks about being neglected and no one wanted to believe him.