A bill for the relief of the family of Theresa Marie Schiavo
Controversial bill passed into law as PL 109-3. "Grants jurisdiction to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida to hear, determine, and render judgment on a suit or claim by or on behalf of Theresa Marie Schiavo (Ms. Schiavo) for the alleged violation of any right of hers under the U.S. Constitution or laws relating to the withholding or withdrawal of food, fluids, or medical treatment necessary to sustain her life." Congressman Wynn Responds to Congressional Vote on Terry Schiavo Case
One of many senators and congressmen who released statements in response to the Terri Schiavo bill. "Fundamentally, I do not believe this matter should have ever reached Congress.... Having said this, however, once the matter was brought to the House floor, it became, in my mind, a question of conscience, and I was unwilling to hide behind procedural issues to avoid this difficult vote." FindLaw: Terri Schiavo Case: Legal Issues Involving Healthcare Directives, Death, and Dying
Extensive compilation of links to legal documents and other information relating to Terri Schiavo, Living Wills, and similar cases involving end-of-life issues. Schiavo Resources: Timeline
A detailed chronology of the Terri Schiavo case, with links to related documents. A joint project of the University of Miami Ethics Programs and the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University. Terri Schindler-Schiavo Foundation
"Terri's family and the volunteers of the Terri Schindler-Schiavo Foundation have vowed to focus the Foundation, named for her, on assisting other desperate families in their efforts to protect vulnerable loved ones." The Terri Schiavo Information Page
A defense of the legal process that led to the removal Terri Schiavo's feeding tube. "As a Florida law blogger, I have created this page to help people understand the legal circumstances surrounding the Terri Schiavo saga. In my view, there continues to be a need for an objective look at the matter. There is an unbelievable amount of misinformation being circulated." Village Voice: Terri Schiavo: Judicial Murder
An opinion piece which takes the judicial system and the ACLU to task for its handling of the Schiavo case. "She is not brain-dead or comatose, and breathes naturally on her own. Although brain-damaged, she is not in a persistent vegetative state, according to an increasing number of radiologists and neurologists."