Disabled woman wins reprieve

by Sarah Foster -- A Florida probate judge today postponed issuing an order to begin the starvation death of Terri Schindler-Shiavo, a 39-year-old brain-disabled woman, after hearing legal arguments by attorneys for more…

Federal judge considers Schiavo case

by Sarah Foster -- A federal judge at an emergency hearing yesterday in Tampa, Fla., declined to intervene immediately in the case of Terri Schindler-Schiavo, the 39-year-old disabled woman whose husband and more…

'Exit protocol' for brain-disabled woman?

by Sarah Foster -- A Federal District Court judge in Tampa has scheduled an emergency hearing in the case of Terri Schindler-Schiavo, a disabled woman whose husband has petitioned the courts to more…

Legal setbacks clear way
for Schiavo starvation

by Sarah Foster -- The Florida Supreme Court's refusal Friday to review the case of Terri Schindler-Schiavo was the climax of a week-and-a-half of legal setbacks for the brain-damaged woman and her more…

Schindler-Schiavo on 'death row'

by Sarah Foster -- The Florida Supreme Court today rejected an appeal that would save the life of Terri Schindler-Schiavo, a brain-damaged woman whose continued existence has been at the center of more…

Husband bars priest from brain-disabled wife

by Sarah Foster -- The husband of brain-disabled Terri Schindler-Schiavo – whose continued existence is at the heart of a highly charged legal battle – has barred a revered Roman Catholic priest more…

Brain-damaged woman hospitalized

by Sarah Foster -- Terri Schindler-Schiavo – the brain-damaged woman whose continued existence has been at the center of an intense legal battle – has been transferred from a hospice facility in more…

Petition drive launched for Terri

by Sarah Foster -- Supporters of Terri Schindler-Schiavo have launched a petition drive and letter writing campaign to Florida Gov. Jeb Bush urging him to stop any further legal proceedings until a more…

Speech expert: Terri trying to talk

by Sarah Foster -- On the audio clip, Bob Schindler can be heard asking the kind of questions any loving father would ask his daughter. "How're doing, Sweetie Pie? Hi. Got a more…