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Has anyone else seen this?<br><br><a href="http://washingtontimes.com/upi-breaking/20040604-083820-4189r.htm" target="_blank">http://washingtontimes.com/upi-break...3820-4189r.htm</a><br><br>
another version<br><br><a href="http://www.nbc5.com/news/3381212/detail.html??z=dp&dpswid=2265994&dppid=65172" target="_blank">http://www.nbc5.com/news/3381212/det...94&dppid=65172</a>
 

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this is very sad.<br><br>
here is a website for those interested in supporting her in whatever way they can:<br><br><a href="http://www.friendsofjudy.org/" target="_blank">http://www.friendsofjudy.org/</a>
 

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That is so sad - and WRONG !!<br><br>
Had that couple been in hospital and refused when the doctor *suggested* a c-sections, it would be that mother up on charges - NOT the doctor.<br><br>
Where is ths fairness, rightness, morality or ethics in that ?
 

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From the link that pamamidwife provided...<br><br>
"This opinion is shared by Coroner Cyril Wecht in his assertion at the inquest <span style="color:#FF0000;">that laboring women are unable to think rationally and thereby make decisions about their own care</span>."<br><br><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/yikes.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="EEK!"><br><br><br><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/rant.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="rant">:
 

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<div style="font-style:italic;">From the link that pamamidwife provided...<br><br>
"This opinion is shared by Coroner Cyril Wecht in his assertion at the inquest <span style="color:#FF0000;">that laboring women are unable to think rationally and thereby make decisions about their own care</span>."<br><br><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/yikes.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="EEK!"><br><br><br><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/rant.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="rant">:</div>
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