Later today, there is a major
hearing in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the dispute
resolution provisions in the Texas Advance Directives Act. The Houston
Chronicle provides good, balanced background.
argued (at length) that TADA is unconstitutional. See also here and here.
Additionally, in a related though separate series of articles (e.g. here) I
have cautioned against giving adjudicatory power to intramural hospital review
|Plaintiff Evelyn Kelly|