Four big-name Republicans running for lieutenant governor said Monday night that a Texas judge erred when he ordered a brain-dead, pregnant woman off life support and vowed if elected to tighten similar state laws.
Marlise Munoz died after being taken off life support. After months of waiting her family is finally ready to give Marlise a proper burial, but getting to this point meant taking JPS Hospital in Fort Worth to court.
A strenuous battle between a distressed husband and father and John Peter Smith Hospital came to an end Sunday morning.
One North Texas family prepares to go into the weekend with a decided court victory. Friday afternoon a judge ordered that Marlise Munoz, a brain-dead hospital patient who is pregnant, be removed from life support.
A judge on Friday ordered a Texas hospital to remove life support for a pregnant, brain-dead woman whose family had argued that she would not want to be kept in that condition.
A Tarrant County District Judge is scheduled to consider a Haltom City man’s request to remove his pregnant, brain-dead wife from a ventilator.
The pregnant, brain-dead North Texas woman being kept on life support over her family’s protests is carrying a fetus that is “distinctly abnormal,” attorneys for the woman’s husband said Wednesday.
A different judge will consider a North Texas man’s request to remove his pregnant, brain-dead wife from life support. The hearing has been scheduled for Friday.
Protestors gathered Sunday night outside JPS Hospital in Fort Worth, supporting the facility’s decision to keep a brain dead, pregnant woman on life support.
The husband of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman on Tuesday sued the hospital keeping her on life support, saying doctors are doing so against her and her family’s wishes.
Husband of pregnant, brain-dead Texas woman sues hospital that’s keeping her on life support.
A Haltom City man is trying to remove his wife from life support, but is being blocked by the hospital.