reply to post by Hellas
The Judge just gave the order to remove life support from the pregnant woman.. Very Sad..
God bless them
Thanks for update. indeed. RIP......
Yes, thank you. I just heard the news. The judge handed down the order that she be removed no later than 5pm Monday.
I was coming to post the update when I saw yours. I appreciate it. Just heard it myself.
Poor family, I am so sad it nearly took an act of congress to get some peace.
Now, they can move on and properly mourn their losses. Both of them.
I am glad the baby was given the chance, but, as we found out, it wasn't a good turnout. The baby isn't forming properly, which means it was damaged
during the mothers' illness and death.
I saw some comments in another thread about this, that people just want to abort deformed or handicapped babies, and that they have no place in
I have a problem with that, because this incident happened to the mother in a very important formative stage of development for the baby. It is not
only obvious now, with testing, the baby is deformed, but likely would not survive after birth IF brought to term anyway, due to critical brain and
At this point, it is the compassionate thing to do, for everyone involved, but most particularly, the baby. There is untold agony and pain in his or
her short future, otherwise.
There is a place for compassion in our world, and using harsh terms like murder, or even abortion in a time like this is heartless and cold.
The state simply asked for a chance to see. They got their chance, they tested, they saw. They state should take responsibility for those bills, as
well. I hope they treat this family with the respect and courtesy due to them now, and that they have been all along.
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