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Jahi McMath (family photo)

Family Considers Appeal After Judge Agrees With Oakland Hospital On Jahi McMath’s Condition

The family of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl who was declared brain dead following a tonsillectomy, will begin discussions today on whether to appeal a judge’s decision regarding her life support.

12/26/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Judge Says Oakland Girl Declared Brain Dead Can Be Taken Off Life Support

A judge on Tuesday ruled that a 13-year-old Bay Area girl declared brain dead after suffering complications following a tonsillectomy can be taken off life support.

12/24/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Outside Expert To Evaluate Oakland Girl Declared Brain Dead

With a family fighting a hospital to keep their daughter who has been declared brain dead on life support, a California judge on Monday ordered the hospital to keep treating 13-year-old Jahi McMath for another week as a second medical evaluation is conducted.

12/23/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Judge Appoints Outside Doctor To Examine Oakland Girl On Life Support

A judge Monday appointed an outside medical expert who will conduct an independent evaluation of a 13-year-old Oakland girl who has been on life support at Children’s Hospital Oakland since she suffered complications after a tonsillectomy earlier this month.

12/23/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Judge Orders Children’s Hospital Oakland To Keep Girl On Life Support

A judge has ordered a Bay Area hospital to keep a girl declared brain dead on life support following what was supposed to be a routine tonsillectomy.

12/20/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Family Will Seek Injunction To Keep Oakland Girl On Life Support

Christopher Dolan, the lawyer for the family of Jahi McMath, said he’s seeking the order because Children’s Hospital Oakland officials want to remove Jahi from life support soon but haven’t specified a specific time.

12/19/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Vigil Held For Oakland Girl Declared Brain Dead After Surgery

The family of an Oakland 13-year-old girl who was declared brain dead following a tonsillectomy last week held a prayer vigil Wednesday night, hoping for a miracle.

12/18/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Family Of Oakland Girl On Life Support Serves Hospital Cease And Desist Letter

The family of a girl who was declared brain dead at Children’s Hospital Oakland last week has stepped up their fight to keep her on life support.

12/17/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Oakland Girl May Be Taken Off Life Support After Tonsil Surgery Complications

A 13-year-old Oakland girl could be removed from life support because she’s been declared brain dead after she suffered complications following a routine tonsil-removal procedure, her uncle said Monday.

12/16/2013

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Oakland Teen Declared Brain Dead Days After Routine Tonsil Surgery

Family members of 13-year-old Jahi McMath are holding out hope for a miracle recovery after a routine procedure has left the girl brain dead.

12/16/2013

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