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Welcome to database hell! NoSQL is often championed as a solution to these types of applications. However, your problem here is clearly that the programmers have no idea what they are doing. Furthermore, it looks like your management is afraid of change, or unwilling to take the hard decisions which you correctly list and which are likely to fix the root ...
Neo4j is a schema-optional graph database. You could choose to enforce a full schema and reap the benefits.
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