Activists: Stop pulling
feeding tubes

by Sarah Foster -- Prompted by reports of new findings that certain brain-injured people may be more aware of their surroundings than heretofore thought, a national disability rights group is calling for more…

Judge rules in favor
of Terri's family

by Sarah Foster -- A Florida probate judge has ruled that Terri Schindler-Schiavo's feeding tube cannot be removed until her parents, Robert and Mary Schindler, have exhausted all avenues open to them more…

Terri Schiavo saved again

by Sarah Foster -- The Florida Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Terri Schindler-Schiavo is not to have her feeding tube removed before Nov. 30 at the earliest. This was a major victory more…

Judge spares disabled woman's life -- for now

by Sarah Foster -- Brain-disabled Terri Schindler-Schiavo was granted a few weeks of life when Florida probate judge George Greer turned down a request by her estranged husband, Michael Schiavo, who had more…

Florida high court
hears 'Terri's Law'

by Sarah Foster -- The latest act in the closely watched legal drama of Terri Schindler-Schiavo opened yesterday in Tallahassee, as attorneys before the Florida Supreme Court debated the constitutionality of the more…

Disability groups back Jeb Bush on Schiavo case

by Sarah Foster -- A coalition of 17 national disability-rights organizations have thrown their support behind Gov. Jeb Bush in his legal battle over the constitutionality of the emergency legislation that enabled more…

Terri's parents fight on
despite setbacks

by Sarah Foster -- Despite countless setbacks by the Florida judicial system, the parents of 40-year-old Terri Schindler-Schiavo have not given up hope that a state appeal court will let them join more…

Judge allows parents to visit Terri

by Sarah Foster -- Terri responding to her mother in video clip available on terrisfight.org Terri Schindler-Schiavo's parents and siblings are allowed to visit her whenever they wish without supervision, a Florida more…

Schindler family reunited
with Terri

by Sarah Foster -- After two months of forced separation, the entire Schindler family was reunited with their beloved Terri, the 40-year-old, brain-disabled Florida woman who had been kept in isolation since more…

Terri's parents allowed
to visit daughter

by Sarah Foster -- After 55 days of forced separation, Bob and Mary Schindler were allowed a one-hour visit Sunday with their daughter, Terri, the 40-year-old, brain-disabled Florida woman who is being more…