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Law / Schiavo Right-to-Die Case / Congress #783957

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 18, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Pinellas Park, Florida: Mark Potter) The long, emotional battle over Terri Schiavo, who is in a persistent vegetative state, reviewed in light of a Florida judge’s order to remove her feeding tube; scenes shown of Schiavo and of prayer vigils outside the hospice. [Parents’ attorney David GIBBS†, husband Michael Schiavo’s attorney George FELOS†- offer differing opinions on the removal of the tube.] [November 2002, Michael SCHIAVO – says he’s doing it for Terri.] [Medical ethicist Kenneth GOODMAN†- describes Terri’s lack of feeling.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Chip Reid) The flurry of Congressional activity surrounding the Schiavo case outlined.

Williams, Brian;
Potter, Mark;
Reid, Chip

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