Starvation and Dehydration

NRLC Model Starvation and Dehydration of Persons with Disabilities Prevention Act

Release: Spurred by Schindler-Schiavo case, model state law to prevent starvation and dehydration proposed – October 22, 2003

Questions & Answers [PDF]

Text of Model Law [PDF]


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Terri Schindler-Schiavo Case

Timeline of Terri’s Case

Terri’s Legacy Project

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