posted on Mar, 14 2005 @ 04:04 AM
A group of House and Senate Republicans are working hard to approve a new law as soon as possible that would provide one last shot at federal court
review for Terri Schiavo, a brain-damaged Florida woman whose food and water will be stopped Friday by state court order. "We're fighting a clock,"
said Sen. Mel Martinez, who introduced the legislation last week, along with fellow Florida Republican Rep. Dave Weldon. Under the bill, Mrs. Schiavo
-- who is incapacitated and has been the center of a bitter legal battle for years between her husband and her parents.
Clinton/Lewinsky, Elian ... Terri Schiavo