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  1. Study: Dying Americans endure unwanted careRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... generated the most widespread and high-profile conversations on end-of-life care in the U.S. since the case of Terri Schiavo. She was a brain-damaged Florida woman who became the center of a protracted court fight over having her feeding tube ...

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  2. Pope Francis: Abandoning the Aged Is 'Hidden Form of Euthanasia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Breitbart.com

    ... ed legalization of euthanasia in different EU countries. It also came immediately on the heels of the death of Terri Schiavo, following removal of her feeding tube on March 31, 2005, a topic hotly debated in Italy.

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  3. Spanish OmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... I think at a minimum we'll see some sort of major freakout inspired by anti-choicers, similar to the Terri Schiavo incident that occured last time they were in charge. In any event, I wrote up this meditation for TPMCafe, so feel free to check it ...

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  4. Study: Americans Undergo Unwanted, Costly Care As They DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | CBS Local

    ... generated the most widespread and high-profile conversations on end-of-life care in the U.S. since the case of Terri Schiavo. She was a brain-damaged Florida woman who became the center of a protracted court fight over having her feeding tube ...

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  5. Light in the dark: What if vegetative patients are actually conscious?Read the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | MacLeans

    ... to end life support, or else find themselves pitched in legal battles over care, as happened in the cases of Terri Schiavo , in Florida, and Hassan Rasouli , in Toronto. After an infection left Rasouli brain-damaged, doctors wanted to end treatment; ...

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  6. Dr. Dustin Ballard's Medically Clear: Think pink when preparing for a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... can help prevent a personal medical disaster from turning into a family or communal one. You all remember the Terri Schiavo case? I certainly do; it was a tragic story of a young woman who suffered sudden cardiac arrest and ended up in a persistent ...

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  7. Taking Pride in V-Word "Unrepentant Bigotry"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | National Review Online

    ... are profoundly cognitively disabled. And disability rights activists were on the front lines trying to save Terri Schiavo from a long, cruel dehydration death. So much for the theocracy. In conclusion, consider this: We use far more respectful ...

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  8. Sam Brownback names Koch Employee to Kansas Supreme Court BenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... Stegall came under criticism for a 2005 editorial he wrote urging "forcible resistance" to save the life of Terri Schiavo. He also said in that online chat that he worked a s general counsel for Americans for Prosperity, a conservative think tank ...

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  9. Gov. Sam Brownback names Caleb Stegall to Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... magazine, The New Pantagruel, which published an editorial stating that forcible resistance to the removal of Terri Schiavo from life support would be justified.

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  10. Monday's letters: No one looking out for ratepayersRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... members have helped others achieve the same result. You would think that after his shameful performance in the Terri Schiavo tragedy, Jeb Bush would be too embarrassed to offer any advice on the rights and well-being of patients suffering from ...

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  11. Monday's letters: No one looking out for ratepayersRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... members have helped others achieve the same result. You would think that after his shameful performance in the Terri Schiavo tragedy, Jeb Bush would be too embarrassed to offer any advice on the rights and well-being of patients suffering from ...

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  12. Jeb Bush's opposition to medical marijuana draws rebuke from ACLURead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Palm Beach Post

    ... drew a parallel between Bush's opposition to medical marijuana and his 2005 intervention in the case of Terri Schiavo, the brain-damaged Florida woman found by a court to be in a persistent vegetative state. "Once again, Jeb Bush is trying to impose ...

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  13. Oregon provides lessons for rights of terminal patients: reader opinionRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... patients whose guardians wished to terminate treatment (a standard that figured prominently in the case of Terri Schiavo between 1990 and 2005). Between 1975 and now, four American states legalized physician-assisted dying, three by explicit ...

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  14. Will power: 5 financial things to do, no matter how oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | USA Today

    ... the decisions that need to be made - not simply the oldest child," Allender said. Think of the famous case of Terri Schiavo of Florida. She lay in a persistent vegetative state as her husband and parents fought for 15 years over whether to take her ...

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  15. Dying of Thirst is Excruciating AgonyRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Discovery Institute

    ... of tube-supplied sustenance. One of the main rationales of religious advocates and lawmakers seeking to keep Terri Schiavo alive through a feeding tube has been that removing her only source of nutrition and liquid would be cruel, leading to a ...

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  16. How to Use More Than 10 Percent of Your BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... when our brains are deprived of blood flow or oxygen, as happens during a stroke or heart attack. Remember Terri Schiavo ? She was in a vegetative state for 15 years after she went into cardiac arrest, which damaged 50 percent of her brain . Even ...

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  17. Reflections on caringRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Editor: In this hour of sadness and reflection, the volunteers and staff of The Hospice of the Florida Suncoast are humbled that we have had the privilege of caring for Terri Schiavo and ministering, to the best of our ability, to everyone involved.

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  18. A reproachRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Editor: My God, what has society become? Have we been given over to reprobate minds? Removing Terri Schiavo's feeding tube and allowing her to starve to death must be a reproach in the eyes of God.

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  19. Words on the Schiavo caseRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Re: A sad day for humanity Editor: My God, what has society become? Have we been given over to reprobate minds? Removing Terri Schiavo's feeding tube and allowing her to starve to death must be a reproach in the eyes of God.

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  20. Schiavo incidents left city's police officers 'exhausted'Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Police officers were threatened, degraded and even had a price put on their heads last spring during the Terri Schiavo demonstrations at Woodside Hospice.

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