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To: BykrBayb; floriduh voter; Lesforlife; Sun; PhilDragoo; Golden Gate; 8mmMauser
I am now 100% convinced that Terri's murder was nothing more than a "practice run" for the euthanasia provisions of socialized medicine.

The left could have ignored the protests as Terri was being killed, but they didn't. They WANTED everyone to know what was happening and they pushed the "death with dignity" angle in order to get public opinion close to 50%. Now they see this as a "mandate" to kill anyone they want.

79 posted on 08/10/2009 4:34:26 PM PDT by wagglebee ("A political party cannot be all things to all people." -- Ronald Reagan, 3/1/75)
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To: wagglebee; All

From Page 30 of the House “health” bill, take a look at lines 22 and 23:

‘22 ‘‘(iii) the use of antibiotics; and
23 ‘‘(iv) the use of artificially administered nutri-
tion and hydration.’’.’

It sounds very familiar, sadly.

Just in case anyone is interested, here’s an excerpt and link of the bill:

“11 ‘‘(B) The level of treatment indicated under subpara12
graph (A)(ii) may range from an indication for full treat13
ment to an indication to limit some or all or specified
14 interventions. Such indicated levels of treatment may in15
clude indications respecting, among other items—
16 ‘‘(i) the intensity of medical intervention if the
17 patient is pulse less, apneic, or has serious cardiac
18 or pulmonary problems;
19 ‘‘(ii) the individual’s desire regarding transfer
20 to a hospital or remaining at the current care set21
ting;
22 ‘‘(iii) the use of antibiotics; and
23 ‘‘(iv) the use of artificially administered nutri-
tion and hydration.’’.’

excerpt
http://docs.house.gov/edlabor/AAHCA-BillText-071409.pdf


81 posted on 08/10/2009 11:01:42 PM PDT by Sun (Pray that God sends us good leaders. Please say a prayer now.)
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