Tag: Jahi McMath

Jahi McMath and the ongoing legal battle around brain death

Usually, I use this column to answer questions. Today, I will discuss the death of Jahi McMath and the new…

5 months ago

Criteria for brain death differs in other states

This week’s question comes from Mark in Oakland, who asks: Q: “I was reading about the case of Jahi McMath…

4 years ago

Girl's family seeks reversal of brain-death ruling

The family of a California teenager declared brain-dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery is seeking an unprecedented court…

4 years ago

Jahi McMath, California girl on ventilator, getting diploma

The family of a 13-year-old California girl who was declared brain-dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery says she…

4 years ago

Experts: challenges remain for 'brain dead' teen

The family of a 13-year-old California girl who was declared brain dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery has…

5 years ago

Girl declared brain dead moved from hospital

A lawyer for the family of a 13-year-old California girl declared brain dead after a surgery said Monday that she…

5 years ago

Lawyer: Jahi McMath moved from Oakland hospital

The family attorney of the California girl declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy says she has been taken out of…

5 years ago

Jahi McMath's mom clear to take her from hospital

A judge said Friday that the mother of a 13-year-old girl who was declared brain dead after tonsil surgery can…

5 years ago