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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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Self-Sacrificial Love in the Bioethics-Sphere

First Things - 08 Dec 2017
That is a canard. It is clear to me that Nailah absolutely believes that Jahi is alive. Moreover, she is fiercely dedicated to Jahi's care—an exhausting round-the-clock task. Over nearly twenty-five years of public advocacy involving sanctity-of-life ...
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Lin Sue Cooney: Give your family the gift of advance directives - 02 Dec 2017
This is the season of frantic shopping, dashing around the mall, scouring for deals online — checking things off our list — trying to find the perfect gift and not break the bank. Not to be morbid, but I'd like to suggest a gift that definitely isn't ...
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Recalling a life cut short: Tampa Tribune reporter David Sommer - 28 Nov 2017
Bellet remembered covering a murder in Port Richey with his friend. David Sommer schmoozed with the officers on the scene and it paid off in the story he wrote about the case for the Tribune. "He was able to get information at the scene that none of ...
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Sen. Flake Slams 'Wedge' Conservatives for Terri Schiavo

National Review - 31 Jul 2017
This always bugs me. 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 ...
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Opinion: Mercy killing versus preservation through life support - 26 Nov 2017
Analysing the situation, Sydney Blumanthal, former Senior Advisor to President Clinton, writing in The Guardian (London), had this to say: “Terri Schiavo cannot speak or gesture, but to true believers, even though she is silent, she is making sounds ...
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Orange County Breeze - 03 Dec 2017
1963 Born: Terri Schiavo, who became the focus of a 15-year legal struggle over the question of artificially prolonging the life of a patient, Schiavo, whom doctors had diagnosed as being in a persistent vegetative state. 1965 The National Council of ...
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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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Terri Schiavo's brother: Charlie Gard battle reminiscent of sister - 13 Jul 2017
“Sadly, since we established the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network after Terri died, we are seeing an increase in situations like Charlie's, which are often described as medical futility-denial of care cases,” Schindler continued. “Undoubtedly, with ...
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In British Baby's Case, Catholic Views Aren't So Clear-Cut

New York Times - 06 Jul 2017
It is not the first time the Vatican has intervened in an end-of-life case. One of Francis' predecessors, John Paul II, spoke out in 2004 about Terri Schiavo, a Florida woman who was left in a persistent vegetative state after a cardiac arrest. After a ...
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From Private Ordeal to National Fight: The Case of Terri Schiavo

New York Times - 21 Apr 2014
Her surname in Italian means “slave,” and is pronounced skee-AH-vo. Grim as it may be, the word could apply to Theresa Marie Schiavo, even with its Americanized pronunciation: SHY-vo. For 15 years, Terri Schiavo was effectively a slave — slave to an ...
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Could Charlie Gard's case happen in the United States?

CNN - 06 Jul 2017
"Even when a child met the criteria for brain death," the courts allowed the parents to seek care, he added. One famous exception is the case of Terri Schiavo, a woman who suffered cardiac arrest resulting in brain damage in 1990. The US Supreme Court ...
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Pence is Right: Single-Payer Could Be The Death of Charlie Gard

Accuracy In Media - 20 Jul 2017
“By contrast, the UK government and the hospital do not recognize any measure as beneficial that fails to give Charlie their idealized standard of cognitive function. Since they seem convinced that nothing can restore such functioning, the only ...
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New evidence triggers reprieve for Charlie Gard - 10 Jul 2017
In the case of Terry Schiavo, money was the motivator for that turd Michael, That and the fact that initially she wouldn't give him a divorce so he could go live with his shack up with whom he had two ***children. That refusal caused him to try to kill ...
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Charlie Gard, the Tragic Baby Who Melted Trump's Cold Heart

Daily Beast - 03 Jul 2017
One of the world's most controversial end-of-life cases reached the attention of President Trump, and triggered a very different response to the one he gave about Terri Schiavo. Brandy Zadrozny. 07.03.17 1:49 PM ET. Facebook. President Donald Trump ...

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