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girl_interrupted Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-14-11 01:44 AM
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33. Didn't Bush have something todo with the Texas Futile care law?
Tuesday, March 22, 2005 "Sun Hudson, a six-month old Texas baby died last week when health care providers at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, Texas removed his life support system over the objections of his mother. The action was authorized under the 1999 Futile Care Law which was signed into law by then-Gov. George W. Bush."

"Under the Texas Futile Care Law, health care workers are allowed to remove expensive life support for terminally ill patients if the patient or family is unable to pay the medical bills."

http://en.wikinews.org/wiki/Texas_baby_removed_from_lif...

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