Busalacchi, Christine

Busalacchi, Christine

A teenager who was rendered comatose in an car accident in 1987 in Missouri, a conservative state that does not allow end-of-life decisions; after 3 years, her father tried to move her to Minnesota, where patients and their families may be allowed more autonomy in terms of end-of-life decisions, an action that Missouri state health officials tried to block.
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