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The latest in Jahi McMath’s case, via the San Francisco Chronicle (hat tip: Bobby Schindler): Children’s Hospital Oakland reached an agreement with the family of Jahi McMath on Friday that will allow a critical care team to enter the hospital to move the girl to an unspecified facility. The agreement, described in the courtroom of […]
The gifts of Jahi by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 New Year’s Day should be a time of fresh beginnings and forward motion. But for the family of 13-year-old Jahi McMath, the holiday season has been suspended in a cloud of unfathomable pain and suffering: A routine tonsillectomy gone wrong. A beautiful child declared […]
“Throw grandma from the cliff” blowback
Murder, they wrote
Terri Schiavo’s father, Robert Schindler, Sr., passed away this morning. He was a passionate and invaluable advocate for life. R.I.P. Life News reports on his death here. Wesley J. Smith writes that “condolences can be sent to: Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation, 5562 Central Avenue ~ Suite 2 – St. Petersburg, FL – 33707.” More from […]
A baby born. A mother stricken. A family made whole again.
Plus: Thompson regains his memory, but not his footing.
An amazing professor’s last lecture.
No opinion on Terri Schiavo?
Terri Schiavo’s husband and parents marked the anniversary of her death fittingly this week, appearing nightly on cable news shows to (a) claim the moral high ground while (b) accusing each other of having helped cause her death. A video montage is below; it might take a minute to load, but it’s worth your time. […]
Haleigh Poutre, 11 The latest on Haleigh Poutre: Gov. Mitt Romney has announced an independent investigation into the state’s abominable handling of the case. Here’s Romney’s full statement (via the Boston Globe): “One cannot look at the life of Haleigh Poutre without being overwhelmed with sadness. My heart goes out to her. “Now I ask […]
Encouraging news: Baby Torres, whose mom, Susan, suffered a stroke at 17 weeks pregnant and remains in a coma, has reached a milestone. AP reports: A brain-dead pregnant woman on life support has reached the milestone in her pregnancy where doctors believe the baby could realistically survive outside the womb, giving her family renewed hope […]
Late last night, I took the time to read the 39-page autopsy report of Terri Schiavo–something which, it is clear to me, most of the callous gloaters on the other side of this debate have not bothered to do. And will never do. These are people who can only talk about the sanctity of life […]
After a long and unexplained delay, the Terri Schiavo autopsy results will be released tomorrow. Meanwhile, Mark Fuhrman’s investigative book on the case, Silent Witness : The Untold Story of Terri Schiavo’s Death, is due out on June 28. Terri’s brother and sister will attend a memorial in her name at the National Right to […]
And why is it taking so long? Just wondering.
They are not just empty phrases. – Baby Alexander Locke Johnson, in memoriam. Deepest condolences to the family– via Little Green Footballs. – Baby Kalea Lynn Allen: She’s 11 ounces, and a fighter – A baby named Hope Meanwhile, in the death cult capital of the world, the Netherlands, a new bone-chilling survey has been […]