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  •  Speculating is pointless (8+ / 0-)

    It doesn't matter if she had an explicit advance directive, a vague one, or no directive at all. When a married person is incapacitated their spouse is entitled to make medical decisions on their behalf.

    Since she cannot speak for herself, no one knows what she would have wanted. The question then is why any other party should have greater standing than the spouse.

    Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read. - Groucho Marx

    by Joe Bob on Sat Jan 11, 2014 at 04:22:51 PM PST

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