Spiritual Healing Center
In 2001 Altea inherited a farm in Dorset, Vermont from Llewella Day, an elderly cancer victim. Ms. Day changed her will shortly before she died, thereby cutting her family out and leaving the $740,000 farm to Altea, with the desire it remain a working farm. Altea successfully fought Day's family's attempts to invalidate the will, and—against Ms. Day's wishes—demolished the farm house to make the farm into "a healing foundation". The family argued in court that Altea used "undue influence to convince a dying woman to change her will".
"Psychic appeals court ruling". Rutland Herald. 10 September 2001.
"Altea's website". Archived from the original on 18 June 2007. Retrieved 8 July 2007.
"Rosemary Altea v. Mary Jane Osborne, Lynne August, and Rick and Geraldine Burnet". morelaw.com. 9 March 2003. Retrieved 7 July 2007.