A very useful Web site, containing many of the key legal documents in the
dispute concerning Terri Schiavo as well as a helpful time line, has been
created through a joint project of the University of Miami Ethics Programs
and the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University.
The primary authors of the Web site are Kathy Cerminara and Kenneth
16 Del. C. §2501(c)(2008).
2003 Fla. Laws Ch. 418 (Terri's Law).
An Act for the Relief of the Parents of Theresa Marie Schiavo, Pub. L. No. 109-3, 119 Stat. 15 (2005) (federal law allowing federal review of order to remove feeding tube).
Art. I, §23, Fla. Const. (1980) (Florida's constitutional right to privacy).
Blouin v. Spitzer, 356 F.3d 348 (2d Cir. 2004) (federal suit against the New York attorney general's office for interference in the treatment of Sheila Pouliot).
Bouvia v. Superior Court, 179 Cal. App. 3d 1127 (1986).
Brief of Amici Curiae Not Dead Yet et al. in Support of Appellant and Requesting Reversal, Bush v. Schiavo (filed July 12, 2004) (brief of disability rights groups).
In re Browning, 543 So.2d 258 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1989) (lower appellate court decision in Florida case on right to refuse life-sustaining treatment).
In re Browning, 568 So.2d 4 (Fla. 1990) (landmark Florida Supreme Court case on the right to refuse life-sustaining treatment).
Bush v. Schiavo, 885 So.2d 321 (Fla. 2004) (Florida Supreme Court decision striking down Terri's Law).
Compassion in Dying v. Washington, 79 F.3d 790 (9th Cir. 1996), reversed as Washington v. Glucksberg, 521 U.S. 702 (1997) (court of appeals' decision finding constitutional right to physician aid in dying).
Cruzan by Cruzan v. Harmon, 760 S.W.2d 408 (Mo. 1988) (Missouri Supreme