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  1. Can Jeb Bush win over the Christian right after all?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... conservative groups are trying to unite against . Bush could aggressively remind voters of his role in the Terri Schiavo fiasco, or throw some red meat, but his dilemma is that: The man who famously said that a Republican must be willing to "lose ...

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  2. Day's End and Weekend WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    ... that Jeb Bush hasn't traditionally been the kind of Catholic prone to widespread culture warfare, despite Terri Schiavo. * At Ten Miles Square, Seth Masket argues Ted Cruz would have a better chance of winning a polarized general election than of ...

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  3. California legislative panel approves 'aid in dying' billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jurist

    ... now allow assisted suicide as well. Possibly the most contentious right to die case ended in 2005, when Terri Schiavo [JURIST op-ed] passed away following a heated legal battle between family members on whether to artificially maintain her life in a ...

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  4. Open thread for night owls: Legislative and rhetorical attacks spark violence on abortion clinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Daily Kos

    ... We have even, as many have pointed out, been treated to "psychic" John Edward asserting he was in contact with Terri Schiavo. Against this background of exploitation and misinformation, the usual bevy of archconservative media pundits has in the ...

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  5. Blast from the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Daily Kos

    ... We have even, as many have pointed out, been treated to "psychic" John Edward asserting he was in contact with Terri Schiavo. Against this background of exploitation and misinformation, the usual bevy of archconservative media pundits has in the ...

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  6. Will families soon lose their medical rights? Terri Schiavo's brother speaks outRead the full articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Glenn Beck

    The Terri Schiavo case was a big turning point for Glenn and his views on life and the rights of the disabled. Back when he was a DJ in Florida, Terri Schiavo's story was making national headlines.

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  7. Christian Right Not Fading, But It May Be SplinteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    ... eyes, is still closely associated with one of the emotional high points of recent Christian Right history, the Terri Schiavo affair. There's not much Marco Rubio and Rand Paul have done to offend these people, though they may be disliked for other ...

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  8. Jeb Bush's Right AngleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cleveland.com

    ... squish. And it's for you, the independent-minded Democrat who might see Bush as an unthreatening moderate. Terri Schiavo, shown in an undated handout photo. She died in 2005, after years on a feeding tube to provide nutrition, despite then-Florida ...

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  9. Terri Schiavo and the brink of constitutional chaos: Jeb Bush's Right AngleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cleveland.com

    "Allow me to introduce myself," began the email, one of tens of thousands Jeb Bush sent and received as governor and later archived online . "My name is Bob Schindler, Terri Schiavo's dad.

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  10. Novel Compromise Pitched to U.S. Supreme Court in High-Profile Gay Marriage casesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PRWeb

    Gordon W. Watts, of Lakeland, Fla., Editor-in-Chief, of The Register, who lost a 4-3 split decision on behalf of Terri Schiavo in 2005, pitches an Amicus brief to High Court, using novel 'Equal Protection' argument that makes strong arguments that 'Gay Marriage' can't withstand Constitutional Equal Protection review. Watts' brief is unique among all briefs insofar as it seeks to correct some errors in law which are legitimate grievances of those seeking 'Same Sex' marriage, but helps 'Gay Rights' advocates without comprising the definition of marriage as solely '1-man, 1-woman.'

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  11. Controversial U.S. Supreme Court rule is challenged in courtRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PRWeb

    ... brief is more fully described in this concurrent release: Mr. Watts was a high-profile litigant in the recent 'Terri Schiavo' lawsuit, almost winning in court on her behalf: In Re: GORDON WAYNE WATTS (as next friend of THERESA MARIE 'TERRI' ...

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  12. Terri Schiavo's Brother Says Americans' Medical Rights...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | TheBlaze.com

    Bobby Schindler, the brother of Terri Schiavo and executive director of the Terri Schiavo Life and Hope Network, said giving patients food and water through feeding tubes has been reclassified as medical treatment in some areas, and it has "eroded" Americans' medical rights. "That makes these people's lives vulnerable, these people who are receiving only food and water like Terri," Schindler said on The Glenn Beck Program .

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  13. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lowell Sun

    ... in France and burned for two days. Ten years ago: The U.S. Supreme Court denied an appeal from the parents of Terri Schiavo to have a feeding tube reinserted into the severely brain-damaged woman. The president of Kyrgyzstan (KEER'-gih-stan), Askar ...

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  14. This day in history, March 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The News-Gazette

    ... in France and burned for two days. Ten years ago: The U.S. Supreme Court denied an appeal from the parents of Terri Schiavo to have a feeding tube reinserted into the severely brain-damaged woman. The president of Kyrgyzstan (KEER'-gih-stan), Askar ...

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  15. This day in history, March 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The News-Gazette

    ... Island Rail Road gunman Colin Ferguson was sentenced to life in prison for killing six people. Ten years ago: Terri Schiavo's parents begged a federal appeals court to order the severely brain-damaged woman's feeding tube reinserted after their ...

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  16. Today in History: March 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Daily Republic

    ... Armed with a new law rushed through Congress and signed by President George W. Bush, the attorney for Terri Schiavo's parents pleaded with a judge to order the brain-damaged woman's feeding tube re-inserted. (The judge ended up refusing.) Ailing ...

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  17. Staying AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    March 31 marks the tenth anniversary of the death of Terri Schiavo, the accidental culture-war figure whose medical condition was exploited by former President George W. Bush, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and Republicans in the House and Senate . At the time of this sordid event, I was convinced that the Republican Party had effectively destroyed itself by eliminating once and for all the idea that the party stood for "limited government."

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  18. Why Republicans should abandon cultural battles and the war on drugs, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | National Post

    ... they expanded Medicare without paying for it; and although I understand the instinct, they intervened in the Terri Schiavo affair. So you have a party that talks a good game, but spent too much, intruded too much, invaded too much and controlled too ...

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  19. The Tenth Anniversary of Terri Schiavo's Death PenaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | American Thinker

    ... That legal weight came from now-retired Florida probate Judge George Greer, who declared from the bench that Terri Schiavo should die. Judge Greer issued a death sentence just as effectively lethal as any handed down for murder. It was a legalized ...

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  20. Correcting the Idiocy of JFK and Mitt:Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... of the Catholic Church -- including his extraordinary, and unsuccessful, effort to force a hospital to keep Terri Schiavo on life support, as well as less well-known, and also unsuccessful, efforts to appoint a guardian for the fetus of a ...

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