By Dave Andrusko Once Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Daniel S. Murphy reversed himself on Wednesday, the daughter of famed radio and television icon Casey Kasem quickly moved to end the administration of food, fluids, and medication for Kasem who is said to suffer from a form of dementia. On Monday Murphy had ruled …Continue reading "Casey Kasem no longer receiving food or fluids"
By Wesley J. Smith I am very relieved, and mildly surprised. A family that sought a court order requiring a nursing home to starve their wife/mother to death has been refused. From the CBC story: “Justice Greyell found Bentley, through her [Margot Bentley’s] behaviour, consented to receiving nourishment and fluids and that such feeding …Continue reading "Court Won’t Order Alzheimer’s Woman Starved"
Editor’s note. The following is from the newsletter of the Terri Life & Hope Network. Dear Friends, This past weekend, my sister Suzanne and I were honored to speak at the “Being Faithful, Even Unto Death: Catholic Wisdom of the Treatment of the Disabled and Dying” conference in Kansas City, KS sponsored by the St.Gianna …Continue reading "”How Many Terri Schiavos?”"