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Christopher Dolan

Uber Vehicle

Uber, Lyft Announce Insurance Policy Changes Following Fatal Crash Involving Rideshare Driver

San Francisco-based ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft announced a new insurance policy on Friday to address concerns over liability for accidents involving its drivers who are working but have not yet picked up passengers.

03/14/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Video Posted Online Claims To Show Jahi McMath Responding To Touch

Nearly a month after 13-year-old Jahi McMath was taken to a care facility, a video has been posted online that claims to show the girl who was declared brain dead responding to touch.

01/27/2014

Uber

Phil Matier: Wrongful Death Suit Could Change How Uber Does Business

A wrongful-death lawsuit involving Uber and one of its drivers who struck a 6-year-old girl, could be instrumental in changing the way ridesharing companies are regulated.

01/27/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Phil Matier: Jahi McMath Case Now At Center Of Malpractice Campaign

Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl who was declared brain-dead after a tonsillectomy at Children’s Hospital Oakland, has become the centerpiece of a political fundraising effort.

01/08/2014

Jahi McMath pictured her with her mom.

Jahi Family’s Attorney Says Case Could Set Precedent For Parents’ Rights

Jahi McMath’s family has removed the brain-dead teenager from Childrens Hospital Oakland, but her case is far from over as the hospital faces a state investigation and a potential lawsuit from the family.

01/07/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Experts: Clock Ticking For Jahi McMath After Move Out Of Hospital

The family of a 13-year-old Oakland girl who was declared brain dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery has achieved its goal of moving the girl to a new facility for long-term care, but medical experts say it may be just a matter of time before her body functions shut down completely.

01/07/2014

Jahi McMath pictured her with her mom.

Jahi McMath Receiving Treatment At Undisclosed Catholic Organization

Jahi McMath’s family lawyer has said she has been relocated to an undisclosed Catholic organization where she is receiving treatment, but now he plans on suing the spokesman for Children’s Hospital Oakland.

01/06/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Jahi McMath Family, Hospital Hold Dueling News Conferences

The family of Jahi McMath and Children’s Hospital Oakland held dueling news conferences Tuesday in what has become a war of words.

12/31/2013