Skip to comments.TERRI SCHINDLER SCHIAVO JANUARY 2005 Dailies: News Digest, Restating the Obvious & Thank Yous...
Posted on 12/29/2004 7:16:22 AM PST by floriduh voter
The Terri Schindler Schiavo Daily Threads are created month to month as we watch local and national news regarding Terri and her family.
Since Terri's supporters are in every time zone, you may see something FIRST. Please share news with us that you don't see here already. Now, why would you want to do that? Terri's Daily Thread for September/October of 2004 was viewed over 15,000 times. Terri's November Daily Thread was viewed over 6,000 times. December's thread is over 3,000 views.
More and more good folks are finding out about Terri and that judicial tyranny would take her life, but for lots and lots of prayer and non-stop lobbying of relatives, friends, clergy, our leaders, the media, a passerby, a cashier - ANYONE who you feel comfortable chatting with.
Folks always want to know how can this be in America or on earth for that matter? Unfortunately, this is really happening to an innocent woman who just celebrated her 41st birthday. She's not the only one but she's the one with devoted parents and siblings who knows what's in Terri's heart. Terri has a strong will to live. That's apparent. It's been 14 years.
Besides, feeding tubes have been around practically since the Civil War. They are not high tech devices. Terri is "not hooked up to machines". Her feeding tube is the diameter of a piece of spaghetti.
Talkin' about Terri is the best way to lobby for her. It is a salespitch to save her life and subsequently, many lives. If you've never sold anything in your life, START NOW. START WITH TERRI.
See Terri's flash movies if you need more information. You can see for yourself that's she's interactive and follows the doctor's instructions.
NOTE: Terri's December Dailies are noted as a source above. There are lots of important links at the very top of that thread. If you missed Terri's Celebration of Life, you can click on it from there.
Governor Jeb Bush of Florida and Governor Mike Huckabee are protecting their most vulnerable citizens. Jeb Bush has appealed Terri's Law to the United States Supreme Court and Mike Huckabee recently made the following statement regarding the Medicaid Program ..."You don't pull feeding tubes from people. You don't pull the wheelchair out from under the child with muscular dystrophy."
Please email Governor Bush and thank him for all he is doing and press him to keep fighting for Terri no matter what happens at the U.S. Supreme Court:
Please visit Governor Huckabee's Staff Page and email him a big thank you:
You can join freeper "ohioanfromflorida"'s Ping List or join "floriduh voter"'s Terri's Freepers.
I want to thank Each and Every One of You for all the volunteer hours you have put in!
Keep the Faith and Best Wishes for 2005 from Terri Country,
Mini-Ping to TERRI DAILIES JANUARY 2005. Happy New Year!
Mini-Ping. Happy New Year!
Mini-Ping. Happy New Year from Terri Country.
glennbeck.com (2003 archives)
I blame the Sixth Circuit Civil Court Judges and the ex-Senate President Jim King for writing BARBARIC LAWS that need to be re-visited by the new Florida House & Senate.
When they deemed that nutrition and hydration was "medical treatment", Terri was eligible for the death penalty. BARBARIC AND CRIMINAL.
Does that mean I need a prescription to go to Burger King? Who wouldn't starve to death without food or water? We'd all die under those circumstances, every one of us.
And Terri's isolated in a room, husband's orders. Terri has not been outside for three years (except when the big hospital wouldn't let her in to save her life). Then she was outside trying to get in... She FINALLY got in after 2 to 3 hours and that's another story altogether.
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God bless Terri Schindler-Schiavo and her loving family!
Here's the link for the December dailies for anyone who didn't know where to find them.
Meant for my last post to go to ALL.
Gearing up is right! I have troll repellant on my bunny slippers just in case.
Michael is not Terri's ex-husband but he will not divorce her. He lives with a woman and their two kids with her in a palatial residence IN STARK CONTRAST, TERRI LIVES IN A HOSPICE ON MEDICAID.
There's going to be another investigative report installment here on this thread. WATCH FOR IT.
LOL! I just sent you FM.
I love the links he has up! Is he a FReeper now, too? Or just a lurker?
Love it! Can we post the whole thing?http://www.therant.us/staff/shoemaker/since_when_does_the_judicial_branch_establish_law.htm
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Let all add our thanks to you, FV, for all you do.
I'll be back later...
May 2005 bring a Happy New Year to Terri and her family!
Terri's January thread should be a blockbuster judging by feedback I'm getting. I'm glad to be able to help Terri's folks here. Free Republic is THE BEST web site on earth.
Yes, let's all give a big THANK YOU to floriduh voter for manning the front lines for us and keeping us informed. Without her help, I know we wouldn't be where we are today.
THANKS, FLORIDUH VOTER!!
Post 25 and thank you ohioanfromflorida. You are here every day if you aren't stuck in a snowback.
Shame on me for not proofreading my last to you - it's the holidays and I get a pass.
Thanks for the ping!
Yes, thanks florida voter, and Happy New Year to Terri, her family and all her freepers! May this be the year when she goes home to her family. God bless everyone who has worked so tirelessly for her.
I just caught the typo in your post. Looks like we may have more than one "voter" from "Florida". There's floriduh voter and Floridavoter. One has spaces and no caps, the other capitalizes Florida and leaves no space. Terri's Freeper is "floriduh voter". Just for future reference.
I've had my handle since the 2000 election debacle. Take care now...
Clearwater, FL (LifeNews.com) -- Terri Schiavo's estranged husband appears to have ended his involvement in one of the two ongoing legal battles in the fight to save her life.
In an interview this week, Michael Schiavo's lead attorney said he would cease responding to Terri's parents efforts to prevent her from being starved to death. In that aspect of the case, Bob and Mary Schindler are asking the courts to declare that removing Terri's feeding tube and causing her death would be a violation of her First Amendment religiuous liberties. The Schindlers say such an action would contravene Terri's Catholic faith and that recent statements by Pope John Paull II confirm the church's strong opposition to euthanasia.
George Felos, the euthanasia advocate who is Michael's lead attorney, confirmed speculation that has existed for two months that Michael will drop out of that case. "There is no prospect of finality,'' Felos told the Associated Press on Tuesday. "They (the appeals court) allow the Schindlers to attack the judgment no matter how frivolous," Felos told AP. "The only way the case can end is if the Schindlers stop attacking the final judgment or the court says no more stays. Until then we are just going to be on this revolving door.''
Felos has informed the 2nd District Court of Appeal that he is not responding to the motion the Schindlers filed appealing a judge's decision throwing out their religious liberties argument. Despite dropping out of that case, Felos and Michael Schiavo are sticking with their lawsuit seeking to overturn Terri's Law. It is headed to the U.S. Supreme Court on appeal.
FV SAYS: They are still going to fight Jeb Bush and Terri's Law in the US Supreme Court, undoubtedly aided by the Florida or DC branch of the ACLU.
VISIT www.lifenews.com for the rest of the story...
Post 34 dated December 28, 2004. They're going to try to win the big one in DC.
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Thanks for the ping!
Wouldn't that be Great!! Gov. Huckabee is a Devoted and Faithful Follower of our Great King in Heaven; he would make an Awesome and Godly President!
George Felos just issued a press release stating that the 2nd District Court of Appeals rejected the appeal of Terri's family for another trial. The 2nd DCA did not write an opinion. George Felos Press Rlease is below
P R E S S R E L E A S E
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SCHIAVO APPELLATE COURT DENIES "PAPAL" APPEAL
DUNEDIN, FLORIDA, December 29, 2004--Florida's Second District Court of Appeal, in an order without opinion, has denied the appeal of THERESA SCHIAVO'S parents to reopen her case based upon a recent statement of Pope John Paul II. The parents' claim--that MRS. SCHIAVO would now choose to be tube fed due to the Pope's speech on the subject--was first rejected by the Pinellas County Probate Court in October.
MICHAEL SCHIAVO, MRS. SCHIAVO'S husband and Guardian, who chose not to file a brief in the parents' appeal, praised the appellate court's "prompt and definitive denial of the Schindlers' frivolous claim." The probate court's stay order, which has prevented the removal of MRS. SCHIAVO'S artificial life-support until resolution of the "Papal" appeal, will automatically terminate upon the issuance of the appellate court's mandate. The mandate will be issued in fifteen days, or upon denial of any motion for rehearing filed by the parents.
There is currently no stay preventing removal of the feeding tube in the constitutional litigation between MICHAEL SCHIAVO and Governor Bush, now pending in the United States Supreme Court.
For more information contact Felos & Felos, P. A. - (727) 736-1402.
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Felos & Felos, P.A.
595 Main Street
Dunedin, FL 34698
Ping to 39. Terri's life is in danger
Oh, my Lord!
Terri ping to 39! Please, Lord, do not let our pleas fall on deaf ears!
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Thanks for posting that. Please make it a separate thread if you can, so that we can gain maximum exposure for Terri. This is so awful! I will ping others as soon as I can. I'll explain later.
I thought the stay that Greer ordered would remain in effect until "all" legal appeals (including SCOTUS) were exhausted. Anyone?
That's what I thought too. Let's ask Juan. He stays up to date and seems to understand these filings.
Terri's estranged husband doesn't need to bother fighting in court, because he already owns the judge. Judge Greer is representing Michael Schiavo.
Praying right now for this Situation! :(
nicely put, fv. best to you and yours.
Pres. Huckabee ... h'mmm!
This afternoon, attorney for Michael Schiavo, George Felos, issued a press release praising the 2nd DCA's (District Court of Appeal) decision to deny Terri's family the right to a new trial based upon her rights to religious freedom.
Felos wrote, "There is currently no stay preventing removal of the feeding tube in the constitutional litigation between MICHAEL SCHIAVO and Governor Bush, now pending in the United States Supreme Court."
WE WILL BE VIGILING AT HOSPICE WOODSIDE VERY SOON. I HOPE that someone steps in and issues another STAY.
firstname.lastname@example.org comes to mind.