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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Overcovered--DC Beltway snipers, Terri Schiavo, anthrax spore letters, Evian Gonzalez.
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.
In The Passion of Terri Schiavo, Finley uses a live-action ink painting to picture the Florida brain-damaged woman's abstracted soul, with some characters ruminating about one woman's right to die.
Terri Schiavo was starved to death in March of 2005 after a Florida judge ordered her feeding tube removed.
The treaty, which was adopted December 13, 2006, guarantees the right to life of disabled persons--and forbids their killing by dehydration through the denying of food and fluids, as happened to Terri Schiavo in Florida (LifeSiteNews, Dec.
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.
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.