CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
NFL Preseason: Dallas Cowboys vs Miami Dolphins on CBS 11 & 105.3 The Fan at 6:00pm | Cowboys News

Local

Hearing Set In Pregnant Brain-Dead Wife Case

Marlise Munoz (credit: CBS 11 News)

Marlise Munoz (credit: CBS 11 News)

CBS DFW (con't)

Affordable Care Act Updates: CBSDFW.com/ACA

Health News & Information: CBSDFW.com/Health

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

494849761 10 Hearing Set In Pregnant Brain Dead Wife CaseCelebrating National Underwear Day

465887719 Hearing Set In Pregnant Brain Dead Wife CaseFacebook Users – Beware The App!

 alt=JLo Shows Off Her Best Assets In New Cover

904255 10 Hearing Set In Pregnant Brain Dead Wife CaseRemembering Robin Williams

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

Fantasy_tile

VOTE: Best Coaches In American Sports

FORT WORTH (AP) - A different judge will consider a North Texas man’s request to remove his pregnant, brain-dead wife from life support at a hospital.

A hearing has been scheduled Friday before state District Judge R.H. Wallace in Fort Worth in the case of Marlise Munoz.

Erick and Marlise Munoz are paramedics. He sued John Peter Smith Hospital last week saying his wife previously said she should be kept off life support and medical records show she’s brain dead.

The woman was 14 weeks pregnant when her husband found her unconscious in their Haltom City home in late November. The condition of her fetus is unclear.

Hospital officials contend Texas law bars removal from life support because the woman is pregnant.

Wallace received the case after another judge rescued herself without explanation.

(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending:

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 42,319 other followers