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Court strikes down “Terri's law”

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7469.761-b (Published 30 September 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:761
  1. Fred Charatan
  1. Florida

    In a landmark decision Florida's highest court unanimously ruled on 23 September that the so called “Terri's law” was unconstitutional. That law was enacted as an emergency by the state legislature and signed by Governor Jeb Bush in October 2003 to enforce the …

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