October 10, 2013

Ohio court gives lawyer guardianship of Amish girl with cancer

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An Amish family walks on Springdale Ave. after visiting the Harrington Square shopping plaza in Middlefield August 2, 2012.

An Amish family walks on Springdale Ave. after visiting the Harrington Square shopping plaza in Middlefield August 2, 2012.

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(RNS) An attorney who is also a registered nurse has been named limited guardian of a 10-year-old Amish girl whose chemotherapy treatments were halted in June. The girl's parents said that the treatments made her ill and that they believed the will of God would prevail.

  • Larry Miller

    What a bunch of stupid people . This is another example of the goverment taking away our rights as parents . I do not care what your race , sex or religion is if you think these people care more about this child then her parents you are just as stupid as this hospital and judge are.