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Politicizing the End of Life: Lessons from the Schiavo Controversy


Barbara A. Noah


Western New England University School of Law

January 12, 2012

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 107, 2004

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In this Article the Author addresses the essential fact that individual choice remain the touchstone in end-of-life decision-making, and that courts, legislatures, and individuals do everything possible to prevent this very precious choice from being held hostage to the vicissitudes of political or moral change.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 28

Keywords: right to die, Terri's law, Theresa Schiavo, end of life, health law, medical jurisprudence

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Date posted: January 12, 2012  

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Noah, Barbara A., Politicizing the End of Life: Lessons from the Schiavo Controversy (January 12, 2012). University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 107, 2004. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1983338

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