Can a convicted felon be granted Power of Attorney?

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Two convicted felons have power of attorney for my 90 year-old cousin. He has claimed he has considerable funds. One is 45 years-old and swears he loves my cousin like a father. I did a background check and found state felonies, federal tax liens, and he admitted to having a federal conviction for wire and mail fraud and served time in a federal penitentiary. He is doing everything to keep me from prying and telling my cousin I am interfering.

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