Annihilating Terri Schiavo
McHugh, Paul, The Human Life Review
During the tumultuous final weeks in the life of Terri Schiavo, the young woman who died in a Florida hospice in April, press reports in the nation's media typically focused on the bitter conflicts among members of her family over her treatment, disagreements among consultants over her state of consciousness, and the increasingly intense arguments in legislatures and the courts over her guardianship. Since her death, the case and the story of her death and dying have been mined for their bearing on our ongoing culture wars and for the debate over the place of "values" in our politics. In particular, the seeming failure of the Republican leadership to rally legislative support in favor of …
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Publication information: Article title: Annihilating Terri Schiavo. Contributors: McHugh, Paul - Author. Magazine title: The Human Life Review. Volume: 31. Issue: 3 Publication date: Summer 2005. Page number: 67+. © Not available. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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