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al

Thomas Drolesky sums up the situation well over at Seattle Catholic. The monstrousness of the situation only underscores the depravity of allowing someone to starve someone else to death, or calling them a "vegetable" to make it easier. And people wonder where Scott/Laci Peterson stories come from. . .

And again, one of the more unbelievable things in this is the Bishop's remarks--emphasizing the solidarity between the decision makers that is lacking, rather than the solidarity with the person to be starved to death.

Mary Jane

I was deeply disappointed in the statements of the Florida bishops in this case. First, by the length of time it took for them to involve themselves. Second, by the vague and evasive style of their statement. It appeared that the most important thing to them was that all the Catholics file advance directives so that the bishops wouldn't have to deal with this in the future.

Peter Nixon

I find myself of two minds on this issue. Although I'm something of a fan of Smith's, I simply disagree with his argument that the withdrawl of artificial nutrition and hydration is always morally illicit. I feel that artificial nutrition and hydration is a form of medical treatment in the same way that artifical respiration is a form of medical treatment. If I accept Smith's argument, it seems that I could never make a morally licit personal decision to forgo such treatment. I don't think such a position can be sustained.

Those who argue that Mrs. Schiavo's husband is "starving her to death" need to ask themselves what they would do if he had a signed and notarized statement from Mrs. Schiavo stating that she would prefer that this form of treatment be withdrawn under these circumstances. Would he still be "starving her to death" or merely carrying out here wishes. And what if Mrs. Schiavo had not left explicit instructions, but had given Mr. Schiavo a written document authorizing him to make medical decisions for her? Still "starving to death?"

For me, the issue is not whether the withdrawing of artificial nutrition and hydration is intrinsically evil, because I don't think it is. The issue is whether we can trust that Mr. Schiavo knows Mrs. Schiavo's mind on this matter. The courts have traditionally given great deferences to spouses in these cases, and there are good reasons for that. But there are times when that deference should be reconsidered and this may well be one of them.

My own view is that there is sufficient doubt about the issues in dispute to make the appointment of an independent guardian appropriate. In fact, it's tempting to conclude from this and similar cases in other parts of the country that the appointment of a guardian should be automatic in cases where the person left no written instructions.

Nora

Peter, I don't see Smith's piece as saying that withdrawal of nutrition/hydration is always morally illicit. He says this one is. I think that he is right that to withdrawl nutrition/hydration from a basically healthy, but intellectually compromised person is not likely to ever be acceptable. Maybe I missed something though.

Janet

I am totally against "Hitlerish" euthenasia. When man decides when it is time for man to die we will be playing God. God gives life...God takes life. How dare we assume to know when it is someones time to go.

Juan Schoch

Please sign and if you have others who would care to sign please forward to
them.

What we are asking for here is a geometrical progression.

Send to 10 (or more) caring people in your circle of friends who will
do the same and so on.

http://www.petitiononline.com/Felos518/petition.html

Carefully read the Florida Bar petition online before signing, requesting
the Florida Bar bring described formal action involving attorneys George
Felos and Deborah Bushnell, for reasons described in the petition.

FLORIDIANS AND NON-FLORIDIANS accepted. This is going straight to the
Florida Bar. Count is around 131 at this time. Please send this to as many
caring individuals as you can with the message to others to take the same
actions.

Refs:

http://www.sptimes.com/2004/03/30/Tampabay/Doctors_examine_Schia.shtml

You can view the police report, concluded May 14, 2004 here:
http://zimp.org/pr/. By clicking the thumbnails, you can view a full-size
scan of each page. Additionally, you can download the entire package for
offline viewing (requires Winzip) here: http://zimp.org/pr/pr.zip.

The above report not only indicates that absolutely nothing suspicious was
found as the result of this exhaustive investigation, but also that the
'marks' and 'needle cap' (which turned out to part of an irrigation kit)
were found PRIOR to Terri's parents visiting that day.

Additionally, I encourage you to read the press release issued by Mr. Felos
the night of the alleged incident here:
http://zimp.org/documents/felospr032904.pdf in which he states that a
forensic team was investigating the matter. In speaking personally with the
Clearwater Police Department, I have learned that they don't even have a
forensic team.

+++

Whoever said that "Crime doesn't pay" didn't live in our times.
MOM MUST PAY ADMISSION TO SEE HER DAUGHTER?

This is Terri's 1500th day confined to just a single small room by Hospice
of the Florida Suncoast (give or take a few days of having to be in the
hospital from neglect and almost being dehydrated/starved to death).

Just when you thought the bottom of the barrel was being reached, the now
infamous fax from Michael Schiavo's attorney Deborah Bushnell stating that
the Schindlers could be permitted to visit their daughter if they pay for an
off duty police officer to accompany them (arranged by Deborah Bushnell &
Co. of course):


Deborah A. Bushnell
Attorney
204 Scotland Street
Dunedin, FL 34698
Phone: (727)733-9064


By Facsimile: (727) 898-4903

May 06, 2004

Patricia Fields Anderson, Esq.
447 Third Avenue N., Suite 405
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Re: Schiavo, Theresa - #1834 -Guardianship

Dear Pat:

I received your fax dated May 4, 2004.

We inquired of Hospice as to whether they would allow their
security officers to be in the room during Robert and Mary
Schindlers' visitation. To date, we have not received their
consent to this arrangement, and it does not seem likely that
such an arrangement can be made with them in the near future.

In the interim, the Schindlers may visit Terri in the presence
of a security officer. However, we would have to make private
security options. If your clients are agreeable to paying the
cost of such supervision, please let us know, and we will
follow up to make arrangements for the visitation and let you
know the cost.


Sincerely,


Deborah A. Bushnell


cc Michael Schiavo
George J. Felos, Esq.
Scott P. Swope, Esq.

+++

Terri is denied any extensive/comprehensive range of motion therapy or any
kind of therapies that could make her better. Terri is not terminal yet
Michael Schiavo is trying hard to make it so. AHCA's April 1st investigation
didn't see anything wrong with Terri's teeth yet shortly after their
investigation 5 teeth were completely removed from her mouth, with no
apparent restorative work. How could the AHCA not have noticed anything
wrong? The surveyors notes of this investigation are a must read. They show
to what lengths Hospice of Florida Suncoast, Michael Schiavo, etc. are going
to deceive investigators to cover up the fraud and criminal neglect they are
committing upon Terri, the people of Florida, United States and the world.
The AHCA appears to be complicit in aiding and abetting these crimes.
AHCA is committing fraud and I have the proof. They have refused to
investigate my complaints saying that the issues contained in them were
investigated on April 1st. This is a complete lie. The issues of my
complaints were not investigated on April 1st, 2004 and I have the
documentation from AHCA themselves to prove it. If you know anyone
who can do something about this please contact me at pc93@bellsouth.net


There is a big question: WHAT ARE YOU AND YOUR FEDERAL AND
STATE GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS DOING ABOUT BRINGING THE
PERPETRATORS TO JUSTICE? Contact the senators for your district and
ask them what can be done, there are any number of actions that can be
taken.

Contact as many people as you can (governmental and non-governmental)
about Terri's plight. Make stickers, bumper stickers, licence plates,
posters, etc.

Be creative, do take action.

"Petition for State protective custody for Terri" (please get the petition
information out to as many peoples as possible)
http://www.PetitionOnline.com/chisana7/

"Saving Terri Schiavo"
http://www.PetitionOnline.com/19461949/

Laws being broken:
http://zimp.org/

Connect the Dots ... for Terri
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1130771/posts?page=11#11

http://www.terrisfight.org

http://bellsouthpwp.net/p/c/pc93/terri_schindler_life_ribbon_campaign.htm

+++

5/17/04 11 AM EST, AT A PRESS CONFERENCE
BOB SCHINDLER SENIOR RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT

STATEMENT OF SCHINDLER FAMILY
MAY 17, 2004

Thank you for coming here today.

My family is so very thankful to the Clearwater Police Department for doing
such a thorough and deliberate job with their investigation and for finally
proving that these charges were completely baseless. As horrifying as the
least six weeks were, I am grateful to the men and women of the Police
Department for undertaking their duties seriously and fairly. We are sorry
the taxpayers had to pay for an investigation that turned out to be a total
waste of law enforcement resources.

We have been banned from seeing Terri for 49 days. Why are we being kept
from our own daughter? We have not done anything wrong, the police agreed.

For the past 14 years, my family has endured a hardship that is beyond
description. I'm certain that any parent can imagine the horror of such a
devastating incident happening to one of your children. It is difficult and
heartbreaking to say the least. But what is unbearable is when evil people
will go to any length to execute my daughter for their own selfish reasons:
They are and will profit financially if my daughter is executed by
dehydration and starvation.

My daughter is not in a persistent vegetative state. This is a point that
many who have reported on the case in the past simply do not understand.
Terri is able to laugh and cry and to respond to us when we visit her. She
complies with requests and does her best to please those around her. She has
moods. She has good days and bad days - just like you or I. She laughs at my
stupid jokes. She cries when we leave. She lights up when she sees her
mother. She complains when she is not comfortable. She giggles when her
mother plays with her hair. She gets frustrated, happy, tearful, tired,
excited - everything you and I do. She just does it in the only way she can.
If she were not denied access to the simplest of rehabilitative techniques,
she would be in far better shape.

We are very concerned that Terri is receiving sub-standard medical and
dental care. Her teeth are rotting and 5 have been extracted. She is not
receiving any rehabilitative therapy what so ever. For years we have argued
in court that Terri deserves proper medical and dental care, but our pleas
have been ignored.

There is no reason for this wonderful young woman to die. With proper
medical care and therapy there is hope for Terri. Not only do these people
insist on executing my daughter, they are trying to do it as quickly as
possible. We ask that families and parents out there show their support by
contacting the Florida Supreme Court and urging them not to rush through
this case. It is amazing to think that, in America, it is easier to execute
someone who has committed no crime than someone who has.

Why is my daughter still not allowed to see her mother? She is alive, she is
aware, she knows and misses her family. With your help, the truth will be
told.

Thank you.
Bob Schindler

+++

The light is shining brighter on the real fact that pursuant to the Life
Felony Crimes Laws, FS825.102, which are intended to protect all of us from
the acts or omissions of others to cause us great harm or even cause our
death, when we become unable to speak and do for ourselves, no matter the
cause -- No person, elderly or disabled can be denied food and water,
delivered by any means we are able to receive, or medicine, speech therapy,
physical therapy, necessary services and rehabilitation -- to do so carries
up to Life Felony imprisonment.

Michael is just a used name. He is a puppet. The real people behind all of
these criminal acts that have been perpetrated upon vulnerable and fleecable
people, just as with Terri, are the Debra Bushnell's, the George Felos', the
Clan of Judges and the law enforcement officials they puppeteer. This
bunch -- there are other groups just like them around the state -- are only
using the powers of a guardian to *hide* Terri [ cage/kidnap ] to make sure
she gets no stimulation, no visitors, no therapies of any kind, and possibly
try to intentionally depress her by telling her that her blood family has
abandoned her, so she will give up on living; so that she will give up
fighting them from causing her to die; Causing death = Killing. All doctors
have testified that she can hear. Videotaped examinations prove it.

Michael Schiavo has been a borrowed name on all of these court filings for
the purpose of making this woman dead. It was in May of 1998 when Michael
came up with the announcement to the public, through his Petition to Kill hi
s wife with a civil court order obtained for the purpose of starving and
dehydrating his wife to death. If that is true, his bringing to the
attention of the 6th Circuit Court, and never before in the 140 other court
hearing and trial opportunities going back to the day Terri was injured, the
hearsay and unwritten assertion that his wife told him several years prior
to 1990 that she would not want to live on a feeding tube. So teach her how
to eat by mouth again. Judge Greer was asked by her kin, and showed the
laws that mandate, but going against the laws he took oath to uphold, he
instead said "I don't want anybody feeding that woman", during open court in
2001.

Given that between Feb 1990 and May 1998 Michael never brought up any
statements of Terri's saying no feeding tube and not saying that she wanted
to be starved to death, the light now shines directly on December 14, 1995,
nearly 2 and one half years prior to Michael's *new* assertion that Terri
did not want a feeding tube.

That is the day, according to a careless mistake of two of the perpetrators
using Michael to make Terri dead, that George Felos and Debra Bushnell had a
meeting to discuss the discontinuance of the feeding tube. It was a full 16
months prior to Michael having his first conference with George Felos on
March 14, 1997. Felos is the self-proclaimed right-to-be-made-dead
attorney that was immediately hired by Michael and approved by the court two
months, to be paid with Terri's Jury awarded 1.4 million dollars
specifically for 51 years of life expectancy and for her care AND
rehabilitation. Not for an attorney hired to kill her.

So, Michael's guardianship attorney Bushnell,
meets with the expert death attorney Felos,
16 months later Michael hires Felos using Terri's money and not his own
$660,000 jury award to shack up and make babies with Jodi Centonze while
prohibiting any forms of rehabilitation,
so that he can use his wife's money to make her dead, and then yet another
14 months later,
makes the announcement that Terri said in 1986 "no feeding tube" by filing
May 11, 1998 *his* Petition to starve and dehydrate Terri --- an act,
granted by a judge, that would kill his wife, would finish her off, by
denying and withholding all forms of food, water, medicine, speech therapy,
necessary services and rehabilitation.

The light is on the calculator. The sum of the facts could appear to total
up to a Premeditated Plot and Plan to intentionally kill their clients wife.
A plan that was developed over several years. Once the permission was
sought from Judge Greer, this murder plan was enacted, and set into play.
This changed everything into a bonafide crime. Attempted Murder, 1st Degree
Felony Falsification of Advance Directives (30 years), 1st Degree Felony
Neglect with intent to cause death and Attempted Aggravated Manslaughter on
a Disabled Person -- all pursuant to the Crime Laws and Statutes of Florida.

Judge Greer in his February 11, 2000 Order, committed malpractice by
misdiagnosing Terri as being an unconscious and unaware person [lawsuit 1]
and then Ordered the Guardian of the Ward to commit a 1st Degree Felony
Crime by removing Terri's feeding tube and denying her constitutional and
legal right to be protected and not feloniously victimized by being caused
to die.

Is the light on for anyone else?

David.
[Note: dates and timelines taken directly from public guardianship records,
public records, transcripts and depositions]

+++

Read the depositions, statements in court and on national television of
Michael Schiavo regarding the evening/morning of Terri's collapse then look
at the police report of how the paramedics found Terri face down on the
floor. Also see Michael's statements that he will continue in his attempts
to take care of Terri (how could anyone read this any different then that he
will continue in his attempts to kill Terri) even if the courts rule against
him. Terri deserves protective custody from the State of Florida and
guardianship under Michael Schiavo needs to be removed:

Go to the following link:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/1135763/posts?page=58#58


and scroll up a little if post 58 is not visible, this is who the enemies of
humankind would like to see dead and I will throw down the gauntlet every
time against them and I would ask that you do the same while contacting
10 or more (more is welcome) others a day who will do the same as
well as per above the request of contacting local and federal officials,
etc.

Police report, statements of Michael, etc.:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1131600/posts?page=350#350

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1125603/posts?page=34#34

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/1135763/posts?page=55#55

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1120621/posts?page=261#261

Interesting timeline:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/my/comments?more=56265851

Some depositions of Michael:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1108693/posts?page=117#117

+++

A statement was released on Friday, May 14th by the Clearwater Police
Department stating that they found NO evidence of criminal activity, NO
indication of attempted criminal activity, and no harm done to Mrs. Schiavo,
stating that the investigation has concluded.

The police report also included that the two aides who were on duty on the
day the incident happened, had told the nurse on duty that the marks on
Terri's arm were on her arm before the Schindler's had visited that day.

The charge nurse who had called Michael to report the marks, had told
Michael Schiavo that the aides had reported that the marks were there before
Bob and Mary had visited.

The police detective also had found other caps such as the one that was
reported by attorney George Felos of Dunedin, Florida as suspicious, in
other enteral irrigation tubing packaging.

Last evening after 46 days of the Schindler's not being permitted to see
their daughter, the Schindler's excitedly drove to Park Place to be reunited
with Terri.

Upon their arrival, the nurse rang Michael Schiavo to ask if it was okay for
the Schindler's to go in to see their daughter. Michael Schiavo told the
nurse to tell them "No".

Although no criminal activity was concluded, it appears that the Schindler's
are now forced to wait and see their daughter until a decision is made on
the 26th of May when an emergency hearing is scheduled to be heard in Judge
Greer's court for restoration of visitation.


___

For 55 days, including Mother's Day... the Schindler Family have been denied
access to their daughter for an alleged incident that turned out to be
nothing better than a hoax. Michael Schiavo and George Felos have created a
situation in which they forcibly isolated Terri Schindler-Schiavo from her
family. This was done on false accusations that they had caused harm to
their own daughter. In a press release dated March 29th, George Felos of
Dunedin, Florida all but accused Terri's parents of injecting her and
inflicting puncture wounds on her arm:

http://www.sptimes.com/2004/03/30/Tampabay/Doctors_examine_Schia.shtml

As you will read in the following
official press release from the Clearwater Police Department these charges
are false and unsubstantiated.

Decide for yourself what the motives were.

CHERYL FORD RN
FIGHT4TERRI@AOL.COM


Here is the Clearwater Police News Release

NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release
May 14, 2004

INVESTIGATION FINDS NO EVIDENCE OF CRIME

Clearwater Police Criminal Investigations Detectives concluded today an
expansive and detailed investigation into suspicions that physical harm done
with criminal intent had been visited upon a 40-year-old woman under the
care of Hospice in Clearwater.

The investigation found no evidence of harm, injury or violation as the
result of a criminal act, said Police Chief Sid Klein.

The Hospice patient, Mrs. Theresa M. Schiavo, was the subject of
investigative, forensic and medical scrutiny after concern was expressed for
her well-being on March 29, 2004.

At about 3:30 that Monday afternoon - as Mrs. Schiavo's feeding regimen
commenced - a Hospice employee noticed some marks on Mrs. Schiavo's arms,
and shared her observations with a Hospice supervisor at the Park Place
assisted living facility, 2750 Drew Street. Concerns were heightened by the
position of a plastic hospital bracelet on Mrs. Schiavo's forearm; the
positioning of a plastic feeding tube wrapped around the chair in which she
was sitting; and the discovery of a small, purple medical apparatus,
initially described as a "needle cap."

(The lavender object, manufactured by a New York medical supply company
called Qosina, is not a hypodermic needle cap, but rather a hollow,
open-ended polypropylene "catheter syringe tip adapter" - called a Luer,
part # 41501 - and is used as a plastic tubing connector in medical feeding
and irrigation setups; it has no application for injection).

The Hospice supervisor notified Mrs. Schiavo's husband, Michael, who called
his attorney and his wife's physician, Dr. Stanton Tripodis. The physician
examined Mrs. Schiavo at Park Place, and authorized her transfer to Mease
Hospital in Dunedin for an examination. Various procedures, including
toxicology tests for the presence of unauthorized drugs, proved negative,
and Mrs. Schiavo was returned to Hospice care.

Clearwater Police Detectives conducted numerous interviews with family
members, physicians, Hospice employees and others. The Mease Hospital
attending physician found nothing untoward about the marks on Mrs. Schiavo's
arm, nor did her personal physician. Neither physician quantified the marks
on her upper arm as evidence of an injection; the origin of these specific
marks is undetermined.

Although Detectives cannot say conclusively what caused the other marks,
it's believed they could have been the result of a apparatus called a "Hoyer
Lift," used to move a patient from a reclining position on a bed to a
sitting position in a chair.

The plastic hospital bracelet, a rigid band of plastic, may have worked
itself up her forearm toward her elbow since Mrs. Schiavo's arms are often
contracted upward.

The feeding tube and its position was examined by Hospice employees when
concerns were initially expressed, and subsequently by investigators: there
was no indication of leakage; detectives found no indication of intentional
manipulation; the monitor warning alarm was never activated, nor was the
feeding ever interrupted.

Detectives identified the lavender piece of plastic found in Mrs. Schiavo's
clothes as a tubing connector, and had an independent company (National
Medical Services of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania) conduct chemical and gas
examinations of swabs taken from the Luer adapter. The test results were
negative for foreign substances.

The Clearwater Police Department found no evidence of criminal activity, no
indication of attempted criminal activity, and no harm done to Mrs. Schiavo.
The investigation has concluded.

All inquiries regarding this investigation should be directed to Public
Information Officer Wayne Shelor at (727) 562-4333.
/s/
SID KLEIN
Chief of Police

+++

From Bobby Schindler (Terri's brother)in response to
Michael Masinter on disability-civil-rights yahoo
group:

>"On February 25, 1990, . . . Theresa, age 27, suffered a cardiac arrest as
>a result of a potassium imbalance. Michael called 911, and Theresa was
>rushed to the hospital. She never regained consciousness.

Juan, the Appellate judges got it wrong right from the get go. It was
never proven Terri had a cardiac arrest because of a potassium imbalance,
and also, Michael ONLY called 911 after my father instructed him to. Michael
called my father first to tell him that Terri collapsed. I guess it wasn't
important for the judges to mention that Michael knew CPR but didn't use it
on Terri that night.

>Since 1990, Theresa has lived in nursing homes with constant care. She is
>fed and hydrated by tubes. The staff changes her diapers regularly. She
>has had numerous health problems, but none have been life threatening.

Funny how they forgot to mention that there was a health problem that WAS
life threatening, when Michael instructed his doctor in 1993 not to treat
Terri for an infection she had that would have resulted in her death -- by
sepsis. And it's incredible that it is hardly ever mentioned that Michael
would have collected over 700 hundred thousand dollars, if he would have
succeeded to kill Terri back then. But I guess that wasn't important.
Amazing how everyone just glosses over this fact.

>Over the span of this last decade, Theresa's brain has deteriorated because
>of the lack of oxygen it suffered at the time of the heart attack.

Terri DID NOT have a heart attack. This has been proven over and over again,
but just like so much in this case, it keeps on being ignored.

>By mid 1996, the CAT scans of her brain showed a severely abnormal
>structure. At this point, much of her cerebral cortex is simply gone and
>has been replaced by cerebral spinal fluid.

Again, something that continually is ignored is Dr. Maxfield's testimony
that is completely contrary to this, as well as a dozen doctors that have
all stated that Terri can be helped if given the chance. Do any of these
people read the testimony of the doctors that testified regarding Terri's
chances to improve? Why do they only want to hear from one side in this
case, and refuse to accept the fact that there are more doctors that say
Terri can improve than doctors that say she can't.

>Medicine cannot cure this condition. Unless an act of God, a true miracle,
>were to recreate her brain, Theresa will always remain in an unconscious,
>reflexive state, totally dependent upon others to feed her and care for her
> most private needs."

To have the audacity to mention God. Once again, I will repeat myself, why
do they only want to hear from one side in this case, and as far as the
judges saying that Terri will be totally dependent upon others to care for
her the rest of her life -- I say emphatically -- so what! That is what her
family is here for and has been asking -- no, begging -- to do since 1990.
Incredibly, the judges use this as the REASON why we should kill Terri,
because she is dependent on others. This absolutely makes me sick.

>"Although the physicians are not in complete agreement concerning the
>extent of Mrs. Schiavo's brain damage, they all agree that the brain scans
>show extensive permanent damage to her brain. The only debate between the
>doctors is whether she has a small amount of isolated living tissue in her
>cerebral cortex or whether she has no living tissue in her cerebral
>cortex."

I repeat myself, shouldn't this be an argument on reasons why we should let
those that love her take care of her, NOT to simply starve my sister to
death because she has become an inconvenience in the eyes of her husband and
a few arrogant judges.

Terri is not a problem, she is a person, and she is my family, our family.


Bobby

pc93

Tallahassee, FL (PRWEB) September 2, 2004 -- The following public writ of mandamus was sent via Express Mail and certified letters to all parties in the letter on 8-28-04. It was also passed out to the media in Tallahassee the day before and on the day of the oral arguments before the Florida Supreme Court regarding the constitutionality of HB 35-E/S 12-E (Public Law 03-41.

This is my Public Writ of Mandamus. Each letter came with a mini cd of the AHCA documentation and other information which proves there is a cover-up. (Note: If you would like to represent or know someone who would like to represent this case please call Juan Schoch at 407-925-4141):

Coverup by Florida AHCA forces Schoch to issue Public Writ of Mandamus

August 31, 2004

James D. Boyd
Inspector General of AHCA
2727 Mahan Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32308-5403

Re: All information, CCR#s, and yet to be assigned CCR#s contained and referred to in CIG#200406030002 and AHCA Tracking #05-003, etc., other cases yet to be generated and your duties to set Theresa Schindler Schiavo on the road to her recovery (much can be found in the enclosed mini compact disc)

Dear Mr. Boyd:

Thank you for your letter of August 13, 2004 regarding my August 9, 2004 e-mail requesting public records and copies of various agency documents. In your response you write “…the issues raised in your June 3 letter and July 20 e-mail did not show evidence of possible violations of statutes, policy or procedure that could constitute misconduct or wrongdoing on the part of agency staff…” to which I make the following statement and request:

I demand as a United States citizen and a Florida resident sufficient corrective actions, remedies, redress, relief, etc. to what I perceive and know to be illegal actions of AHCA, facilities, etc. I hereby request AHCA and any other government agency or entity, local, county, state or federal invested with investigative, enforcement and prosecutorial powers who may be reading this, or others of whom it is within their purview of being able to contact said powers, etc. to do their jobs of investigating, enforcing or assisting in getting the laws enforced in regards to valid allegations of acts of felony neglect and attempted murder, etc. perpetrated against the person of Theresa Schindler Schiavo.

While it is my duty (when it has come to my knowledge) as a resident of the State of Florida and a United States Citizen to report abuses, neglect or exploitations against vulnerable people who can’t speak for themselves it is NOT my job to site book and page. One would think that the competency level of all persons in agencies serving the public who by statute are to receive, properly review and survey complaints for violations of statutes, criminal violations, disregard for policies and procedures that are in fact evidence of misconduct or wrongdoing on the part of agency staff and facilities, persons, etc. would be much higher then heretofore displayed.

I have provided, while perhaps to some seemingly disconnected or incongruent, sufficient, overall and comprehensive evidence to illuminate within the average persons mind and their reasonable ability to piece together and comprehend pertinent data, more than enough evidences of illegal conduct, which point to statute violations on the part of agency staff and facilities, etc. and it has become painfully clear that people in your and other agencies are spending more time sending not just me, but most complainants, relating to the matters presented, far afield from the matter at hand, of which there is or are:

• Non-delivery of all 15 retained rights of this incapacitated person pursuant to Florida Statute 744.3215(1)(a-o) both individually and collectively as a whole

• State licensed facilities bowing to the abuse of power by the guardian, his attorneys, local law enforcement, the state attorneys office, and other public officials to facilitate and further the denial and withholding of this citizens statutory and constitutional retained rights

• Illegal acts and or omissions by many supervisory level personnel in many agencies and facilities, in non-fulfillment of their duty by those personnel pursuant to Florida Statute 415.1034 mandatory reporting to invoke and call upon protections under the whistleblowers act when their employment is threatened. Such and other failures are enabling, promoting and facilitating what appears to be an overall agenda of their various supervisors (and others) who indirectly and/or directly are working collectively (knowingly or unknowingly) pursuant to a directed agenda by the recently exposed many in positions of public trust

In light of the fact that AHCA Complaint Administration Unit intake operator Justina told me that they “didn’t want to hear about what particular statute violations were occurring as it is the AHCA’s job to know these things”, and as I have stated above it is not my job to point out the specific violations of statutes, policy, or procedure that could constitute misconduct or wrongdoing on the part of agency staff, facilities, etc. (your words in bold), it should be obvious to you that while I am perfectly capable of seeing and reporting specific violations I was being told not to do this by the Complaint Administration Unit intake personnel. Now I am being told by you to the contrary that I must do your jobs. This in and of itself is evidence of an agency and a system that continues to notoriously exhibit incompetence in this matter, and only proves a limited ability to send the very people who you serve, on endless tail-chases and endless non-productive rabbit trails.

While all of this energy is expended, the primary matter at hand, the FS825.102 and FS825.103 abuse, neglect and exploitation of Theresa Marie Schiavo continues at the liable hands of all agencies, various personnel and public officials, etc. to the detriment of not only her but all vulnerable adults, elderly and disabled persons throughout the State of Florida by the acts and omissions of every one of these negligent persons who are entrusted with the Public’s Trust.

BE IT KNOWN, that everyone is officially on notice, that to continue to obey these illegal and subversive directives, of persons who wish to continue to further the obvious and blatant efforts to intentionally cause the death of this very conscious, self-aware, cognitive, disabled and vulnerable adult (who has been actively prevented from getting better) as defined by Florida Statute 415, 744, 825, 400, 782, the ADA Act, and CFR42 rises to the level of felony crimes and is unlawful, collectively, pursuant to Florida Statute 876.22 through FS876.31 known as the Subversive Activities Act, in that the collective efforts, whether knowingly or unknowingly, of all the involved including medical professionals, public servants, facilities, guardians, caregivers, and others, is ultimately resulting in the destruction of all that we as free citizens enjoy as our constitutional protections, which are there to guarantee our inalienable right to life, liberty to that life, and the pursuit of happiness through our FS744.3215 retained right to be restored to capacity at the earliest possible time, which has no time limit.

An Inalienable Right is particularly defined as: That which cannot be given or taken away. Thusly, a person cannot Give their Life away nor can it be Taken away. Both are crimes, and protections of life are networked rather thoroughly throughout our Laws and our Constitution.

Consider this my public Writ of Mandamus to all (with various media as my witness) who will be receiving this letter, to cease and desist your acts or omissions which are felony crime statute violations, which may lead ultimately to this woman’s death by your incompetency, complacency, malfeasance, misfeasance, obedience to personal or collective agendas, disobedience of mandatory reporting of abuse, neglect and exploitations. This will require your proactive efforts in conjunction with other agencies and persons, to go against those who draw you in and only use you as pawns in a bigger agenda, by this case, to create a constitutional Right To Make You Dead. Investigate and prosecute the guilty parties. It is your obligation to set Theresa on the road to her recovery.

Do your jobs or suffer the consequences in the long run for your participation in blatant, in your face, felony crimes.

Sincerely,

Juan Schoch / Lake Mary, FL

P.S. I was never issued new CCR#’s per my written complaints (June 3, 2004) and yet you have done nothing but obfuscate that fact. I find this more than just a little reprehensible and believe it shows the complete and total incompetence, if not outright obstruction of justice, by you, your staff, the AHCA Complaint Administration Unit and others in your agency. It would be smart to stop digging yourself a hole and get back on the right track.

cc: Jeb Bush, Governor
c/o Christa Calamas, Governor’s General Counsel,
Charlie Crist, Attorney General,
Lee Constantine, Senator, District 22,
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Guy M. Tunnell, Commissioner, Florida Department of Law Enforcement,
Lance Newman, Director, Tampa District Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement,
Cynthia Schuler, District Administrator of District 14, Department of Children and Families,
Bernie McCabe, Pinellas Pasco State Attorney,
Dorene Thomas, Chief of Police, Pinellas Park Police Department,
Sid Klein, Chief of Police, Clearwater Police Department,
Everett Rice, Pinellas County Sheriff,
Carl Whitehead, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Tampa Division,
John L. Wodatch, Chief, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section, U.S. Department of Justice,

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