“I have covered highly visible, dramatic “right to die” cases?including those of Karen Ann Quinlan and Nancy Cruzan?for more than 25 years.

“I have covered highly visible, dramatic “right to die” cases-including those of Karen Ann Quinlan and Nancy Cruzan-for more than 25 years. Each time, most of the media, mirroring one another, have been shoddy and inaccurate. The reporting on the fierce battle for the life of 39-year-old Terri Schiavo has been the worst case of this kind of journalistic malpractice I’ve seen.