From BBC News: a picture of Terry Schiavo, a young woman smiling, with the news story "Brain-damaged Terri Schiavo dies A younger Terri Schiavo Terri Schiavo collapsed in 1990 Terri Schiavo, the brain-damaged Florida woman at the heart of a bitter legal dispute, has died. Mrs Schiavo's feeding tube was disconnected on 18 March, following a seven-year battle through the courts." Her husband Michael Schiavo had said his wife would not have wanted to live in her current condition.