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  • Judge Orders Life Support for "Brain Dead" Girl
  • 12/21/2013
  • (NRO) - This is the right decision. Most of you have probably heard of Jahi McMath, the girl who had catastrophic complications from a tonsillectomy and was later declared "brain dead."
  • Wesley J. Smith: Euthanasia Activists Are on a Roll
  • 12/20/2013
  • (Weekly Standard) - Advocates of assisted suicide tell two-no, three-lies that act as the honey to help the hemlock go down. The first is that assisted suicide/euthanasia is a strictly medical act. Second, they falsely assure us that medicalized killing is only for the terminally ill.
  • "Brain Dead" Term Too Loosely Used
  • 12/19/2013
  • (NRO) - I have been following the tragic case of Jahi McMath, who went to Oakland Children's Hospital for a tonsillectomy and suffered a catastrophic complication, resulting in cardiac arrest. According to the media, her doctors later declared her "brain dead" and told the parents she would be removed from life support. After a lawyer's letter, Jahi's life support continues.
  • Experiment Reveals Patients in ‘PVS' Might Have Emotional Connection to Familiar Faces
  • 12/18/2013
  • (The Blaze) - Research about patients thought to be in vegetative states with questionable levels of consciousness has been finding that they might be more aware than previously thought.
  • Euthanasia: Who Cares About Right v. Wrong?
  • 12/17/2013
  • (NRO) - I quit practicing law, I now realize many years later, because I got into the profession to help promote justice. But even back then (circa early 1980s), society didn't really know what "justice" was. So, law became primarily about process.
  • 12-Year-Old Vows to Get Back On Horse After TBI
  • 12/16/2013
  • (News Tribune) - Tears fill Emma McCord's eyes inside a stable on the outskirts of Kennwick as she is reminded of the limitations her traumatic brain injury has caused. The 12-year-old buries her face in her mother's armpit for a moment. She quickly reappears with a smile and begins to laugh as she remembers how lucky she really is.
  • Belgian Senate Okays Child Euthanasia
  • 12/13/2013
  • (NRO) - Belgium took a big step closer to child euthanasia, with a huge vote in favor in the Senate. From the ABC story:
  • Mother: He's My Child. And He's Human
  • 12/12/2013
  • (wnyt.com) - Darryl Mount Jr. was unable to greet the guests at his birthday party Sunday. He could not blow out the candles, or eat any of the cake.
  • Let Me Count the Ways Dutch Doctors Kill
  • 12/11/2013
  • (NRO) - How do Dutch doctors kill? Let me count the ways: Dutch euthanasia statistics are bogus. Always were. First, they have a very narrow definition of euthanasia and assisted suicide.
  • Snowboarder Shares Injury And Recovery In 'The Crash Reel'
  • 12/09/2013
  • (onlyagame.com) - Before December 31st, 2009, Kevin Pearce was one of the most spectacular snowboarders anybody had ever seen. He'd challenged Shaun White, aka "The Flying Tomato," for the status of top dog in the sport, having won three medals at the 2008 Winter X Games and another one in 2009. He was training in Park City, Utah, for the 2010 Olympics when he crashed.