NPR logo

Judge Won't Order Schiavo's Tube Reinserted

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4554607/4554608" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Judge Won't Order Schiavo's Tube Reinserted

Law

Judge Won't Order Schiavo's Tube Reinserted

Judge Won't Order Schiavo's Tube Reinserted

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4554607/4554608" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Terri Schiavo's father Bob Schindler talks with his daughter Suzanne and son Bobby in lobby of the Woodside Hospice on Monday. hide caption

toggle caption

District Court Ruling

On March 22, 2005, a federal district judge in Florida denies Terri Schiavo's parents' request to reinsert a feeding tube.

A federal judge in Florida refuses to order that Terri Schiavo's feeding tube be reinserted. Attorneys for Schiavo's parents have taken the case to an appeals court in Atlanta.