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Girl in vegetative state reported to improve

DSS says it has no plan to remove feeding tube

By Patricia Wen
Globe Staff / January 19, 2006

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A day after the state's highest court ruled that the Department of Social Services could withdraw life support from a brain-damaged girl, the agency said yesterday that Haleigh Poutre might be emerging from her vegetative state. (Full article: 950 words)

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