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  • Long Journey Back From Brain Injury
  • 1/10/2014
  • (nelsonmail.co.nz) - Mark Thomas' life came crashing to a halt in 2006 after he "smashed his head" into a microwave-sized rock while mountainbiking downhill. He suffered a serious head injury and had to learn to walk and talk again.
  • Remember the Humanity of Jahi McMath
  • 1/07/2014
  • (TIME Online) - As in the case of Terri Schiavo, people with severe brain injuries are treated like second class citizens, often being denied the treatment, care, and love that their humanity demands
  • Faceless Hospital Board Relents: Jahi McMath Can Continue Her Fight for Life
  • 1/06/2014
  • Ominous case is only the latest example of government and hospital boards taking private medical decisions away from families
  • Jahi Released From Hospital, Hailed as Victory by Family
  • 1/06/2014
  • (LA Times) - The release of 13-year-old Jahi McMath's body from an Oakland hospital Sunday night is being hailed as a victory by her family and their attorney.
  • Jahi Mcmath's Family: We Want to Help the Girl, Not 'Play God'
  • 1/05/2014
  • (LA Times) - Two days after an agreement was reached to move 13-year-old Jahi McMath from an Oakland hospital, it remains unclear where the brain-dead girl will end up.
  • Hospital Agrees to Let Jahi Mcmath Family Take Girl
  • 1/03/2014
  • (SFGate) - Children's Hospital Oakland reached an agreement with the family of Jahi McMath on Friday that will allow a critical care team to enter the hospital to move the girl to an unspecified facility.
  • Jahi McMath Has Been Starved for Three Weeks During Battle Over Her Life
  • 1/03/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - A judge in the legal dispute over Jahi McMath has ordered attorneys for the hospital and Jahi's family to meet Friday.
  • Michelle Malkin: The Gifts of Jahi
  • 1/02/2014
  • (NRO) - New Year's Day should be a time of fresh beginnings and forward motion. But for the family of 13-year-old Jahi McMath, the holiday season has been suspended in a cloud of unfathomable pain and suffering: A routine tonsillectomy gone wrong. A beautiful child declared "brain dead."
  • Statement From Jahi's Attorney, Chris Dolan
  • 1/01/2014
  • Jan 1. (4:20p ET) - We continue to seek a tracheostomy procedure for Jahi McMath before she departs for or upon arrival in New York. However, many surgeons and hospital administrators are on holiday making our goal difficult to reach. If Children's Hospital Oakland would perform the procedure we could quickly move Jahi to a facility that provides innovative world-class treatments, of the type being given to Prime Minister Sharon in Israel.
  • Judge Extends Deadline for Jahi Mcmath
  • 12/31/2013
  • (Fox News) - The family of a 13-year-old California girl declared brain dead rejoiced Monday after a superior court judge extended a deadline to keep the teen on a ventilator as her family attempts to move her to a new facility.