Jahi McMath's Family Fights To Reverse Brain-Dead Girl's Death CertificateDoctors at Children's Hospital in Oakland, California declared 13-year-old McMath brain dead in December 2013 after a routine tonsillectomy went awry.
Mother Of Brain-Dead Girl Sues To Have Death Certificate RescindedA Northern California mother's two-year quest to have her brain-dead daughter declared legally alive moved to federal court Wednesday after attempts to secure an order from a state judge ended in failure.
Parents Of Jahi McMath To File Lawsuit Against HospitalA little more than a year after 13-year-old Jahi McMath was declared brain dead, the Oakland teen's family plans to file a lawsuit today against the hospital where she received surgery for her sleep apnea.
Jahi McMath Still Hooked To Machines 1 Year LaterA year ago, 13-year-old Jahi McMath underwent a tonsillectomy and tissue removal at Children's Hospital in Oakland, California, to treat sleep apnea. The girl suffered massive bleeding, had a heart attack and was declared brain dead Dec. 12.
Jahi McMath's Family Seeks Reversal Of Brain-Death RulingNorthern California family says new evidence shows brain activity in the 13-year-old girl.
'Brain Dead' California Girl Gets DiplomaThe family of 13-year-old Jahi McMath, who was declared brain dead, says she will receive an honorary diploma during her school's 8th grade graduation.
Jahi McMath To Get Honorary Diploma The family of a 13-year-old California girl who was declared brain dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery says she will receive an honorary diploma during her school's 8th grade graduation.
Mom Of California Teen Called 'Brain Dead' SpeaksNailah Winkfield says she believes her daughter, Jahi McMath, is "much better physically" since she was removed from Children's Hospital Oakland last month.
Group Using Brain-Dead Teen As Fundraising Tool Against Malpractice LimitsConsumer Watchdog president Jamie Court mailed a plea to supporters before Christmas asking for donations to lift the state's 38-year-old cap.
Experts: Challenges Remain For 'Brain Dead' TeenThe family of a 13-year-old California 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 the ventilator she's on will not work indefinitely.
Brain-Dead Girl Moved To Unnamed Facility Nearly A Month After TonsillectomyThe uncle, Omari Sealey, told reporters Monday that Jahi McMath traveled by ground and that there were no complications in the transfer, suggesting she may still be in California.