A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
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Monday, March 21, 2005

President signs Terri's Law (2 Updates)

President Bush has signed legislation allowing a federal court to review whether Terri Schiavo should be kept alive via a feeding tube.

Text of Law: An Act for the relief of the parents of Theresa Marie Schiavo.

UPDATE - U.S. District Judge James Whittemore in Tampa, Florida, has scheduled a hearing for 3 p.m. Eastern Time Monday (Text of notice here, additional information here).

UPDATE - After a two-hour hearing. Judge Whittemore said that he would not make an immediate ruling and gave no indication on when he might.