Jahi McMath

The family of Jahi McMath, a California girl who was declared brain-dead more than three years ago, is fighting to have a judge revoke her death certificate.

The family of Jahi McMath, the teen who was declared brain-dead after complications from sleep apnea surgery, shared an update about her status on Thursday.

Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old California girl who was pronounced brain-dead after a routine tonsil and adenoid removal surgery to treat sleep apnea at Oakland Children’s Hospital last year, is now moving at her mother’s command and the family’s attorney is pushing to get the determination of brain death reversed. After she awoke from the operation, […]

The legal fight over 13-year-old Jahi McMath continues as a judge rules that Children’s Hospital in Oakland, California must keep her on life support until Jan. 7 at 5:00 P.M. ET, reports NBC News. As previously reported by NewsOne, McMath underwent tonsil surgery at the hospital this month to treat sleep apnea. After she awoke from […]

The family of a 13-year-old California girl (pictured) is reeling over decision no one ever thought would have to be made: whether or not to take her off life support. Jahi McMath, who went to Oakland Children’s Hospital to simply have her tonsils and adenoids removed, was supposed to come home last Tuesday, but instead […]