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The Terri Schiavo case was a right-to-die legal case in the Uni...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
The Terri Schiavo case was a right-to-die legal case in the United States from 1990 to 2005, involving Theresa Marie "Terri" Schiavo, a woman in an irreversible persistent vegetative state. Schiavo's husband and legal guardian argued that Schiavo would not have wanted prolonged artificial life support without the prospect of recovery, and elected to remove her feeding tube. Schiavo's parents argued in favor of continuing artificial nutrition and hydration and challenged Schiavo's medical diagnosis. T
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Judge: 'Brain dead' teen could actually be alive

Lifesite - 08 Sep 2017
That visit reinforced my view, previously written here, that this case demands a much deeper investigation than it has received heretofore, including impartial and thorough renewed medical examinations. So I am very pleased the case is going forward.
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Reichert won't seek eighth term for 8th District

The Daily World - 07 Sep 2017
Some of his past votes in the House — to deny federal courts authority in the Terri Schiavo case in 2005; to extend the Children's Health Insurance Program to cover the children of illegal immigrants in 2009; to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell in 2010 ...
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D. James Kennedy Ministries Sues SPLC over Hate Map

ChristianityToday.com - 24 Aug 2017
The ministry is being represented by one of its board members, David C. Gibbs III, who was the lead attorney in the Terri Schiavo case and works with the Christian legal group National Center for Life and Liberty. Wright said his ministry has been ...
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Justice for Jahi

First Things - 15 Sep 2017
I saw for myself when Bobby Schindler (Terri Schiavo's brother) and I visited Jahi and Nailah a few weeks ago. Of course ...
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Brain Injury and the Civil Right We Don't Think About

New York Times - 24 Aug 2017
She had been thought to be in the “vegetative state” — the term commonly used to define the unconscious brain state most of us associate with the right to die movement and the legacies of Karen Ann Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan and Terri Schiavo. Later ...
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Jerika Bolen | Continuing the debate about right-to-die issues

Appleton Post Crescent - 27 Aug 2017
APPLETON - Nearly one year after Jerika Bolen, the Appleton teenager with an incurable genetic disease, announced her intention to go without a life-sustaining ventilator, experts say her case has had surprisingly minimal impact on the right-to-die ...
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Thank you, Dave Reichert, for 40 years of service

Seattle Times - 08 Sep 2017
Rep. Dave Reichert, who won't run in 2018, deserves thanks for more than 40 years of public service as a member of the U.S. Air Force Reserve, as King County deputy and sheriff and as a congressman.
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Death seems to be the hardest word in end-of-life planning

NJ.com - 15 Sep 2017
Goldfine notes that some of the most highly publicized and emotionally charged end-of life court cases, including Karen Ann Quinlan and Terri Schiavo, involved young women in their 20s, who fell into chronic vegetative states before indicating how they ...
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Sen. Flake Slams 'Wedge' Conservatives for Terri Schiavo

National Review - 31 Jul 2017
Flake blames conservatives for engaging in wedge politics in the Terri Schiavo case. Wrong. The Terri Schiavo federal law was one of the most bipartisan passed during George W. Bush's presidency. How bipartisan was it, Wesley? Well let me ask readers:.
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Deciding Who Lives and Who Dies

CNSNews.com - 05 Sep 2017
As a result, she was thought to be in a “vegetative state,” a state “most of us associate with … the legacies of Karen Ann Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan and Terri Schiavo.” Medically speaking ...
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Continuing the debate about right-to-die issues in Appleton

Wichita Eagle - 02 Sep 2017
Nearly one year after Jerika Bolen, the Appleton teenager with an incurable genetic disease, announced her intention to go without a life-sustaining ventilator, experts say her case has had surprisingly minimal impact on the right-to-die debate ...
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A look back: The Terri Schiavo case

CBS News - 31 Mar 2016
In 1990, 26-year-old Terri Schiavo fell into a persistent vegetative state after suffering cardiac arrest. A fierce highly public battle took place between her parents, Robert and Mary Schindler, and her husband, Michael Schiavo, who wanted to ...
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12 Years Ago Terri Schiavo Was Killed by Thirst

Patheos (blog) - 27 Apr 2017
In Terry Schiavo's case, they made an intentional decision specifically to commit actions that would lead to her death. The only potentially mitigating factor is other people (including judges) went to great lengths to convince them it was ok. That is ...
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Terri Schiavo: 12 years ago, not to be forgotten

TRUNEWS - 31 Mar 2017
Terri Schiavo died 12 years ago today, not long after her feeding tube was removed by order of a Florida judge acting at the request of Schiavo's husband that his wife be allowed to die. She was 41 and had been in a vegetative state after suffering a ...
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The Law and Charlie Gard

legal Insurrection (blog) - 29 Jul 2017
Some analogies have been made to the well-known US case of Terry Schiavo, but there were very important differences in the fact situation there that makes Schiavo a poor analogy. That case involved a battle between the husband and parents of the adult ...

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