Terri Schiavo


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A woman who suffered an anoxic insult in 1990, fell into a persistent vegetative state and was kept alive for the next 15 years while her husband fought to have her removed from life support and her parents fought to maintain it
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4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A decade after the private family struggle to save Terri Schiavo's life escalated into a public battle, her legacy continues more prominently than ever through the work of the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network.
He was the key champion of the state's death-with-dignity law, which prevented a reinsertion of a feeding tube to keep Terri Schiavo alive against the wishes of her husband.
As we watched The Terri Schiavo Story, NRLC State Organization and Development Director Jacki Ragan remarked solemnly, "This story is one that pro-lifers ought to review once a year.
Terri Schiavo was starved to death in March of 2005 after a Florida judge ordered her feeding tube removed.
In this country the case of Terri Schiavo put that confusion in sharp relief.
But as we witnessed last year in the case of Terri Schiavo, trying to decipher choice when the person at issue is brain-dead can lead to a complicated mess.
Armey seemed especially troubled by the GOP's intervention in the Terri Schiavo case in 2005.
LANCASTER -- Attorney David Gibbs III, who represented the parents of brain-damaged Terri Schiavo in their legal battle to stop her husband from removing her feeding tube, will speak in Lancaster.
Bush, a man who has taken the positions of an unshakable ideologue: on supply-side economics, on privatization, on Social Security, on the Terri Schiavo case, and, most disastrously, on Iraq.
Later on he also condemned the court-sanctioned death of Terri Schiavo (LifeSiteNews.
Thirteen months ago, Terri Schiavo died in a Florida hospice after a seven-year legal battle - the longest-running right-to-die case ever in the United States.
Other top stories in a survey of members of the Religion Newswriters Association released in mid-December included the controversy around the life and death of Terri Schiavo, a Florida woman who died amid a national controversy surrounding the removal of her feeding tube.