Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Boy who refused treatment on religious grounds dies

Boy who refused treatment on religious grounds dies
Story Highlights
Dennis Lindberg, 14, was a Jehovah's Witness and a leukemia patient
A judge denied a request to force the boy to have a blood transfusion
Judge: Boy knew "he's basically giving himself a death sentence"
Boy's birth parents believed their son should have had the transfusion http://www.cnn.com/2007/US/11/29/jehovahs.witness.ap/index.html

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