The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network has been advocating for Jahi McMath and her family since one hospital and its physicians began pressuring her parents to end Jahi's life. It's been nearly two years since doctors declared Jahi "brain dead".
Bobby Schindler recently spoke about this troubling and dangerous diagnosis in national media. Despite being presented as an "open and shut" case by those trying to end Jahi's life, there is now mounting evidence from neurologist contrary to Jahi's original hopeless diagnosis.
Jahi Family: Examining Neurologist Finds She’s Alive
November 11, 2015 (The Corner) –When last we visited the Jahi McMath case, a judge gave her mother the chance to file an amended complaint showing that Jahi is alive, with the assurance that if properly pleaded, evidence of life could be brought
She seems to have done just that. From Thaddeus Mason Pope’s blog Medical Futility, quoting the amended complaint:
Since the Certificate of Death was issued, Jahi has been examined by a physician duly licensed to practice in the State of California who is an experienced pediatric neurologist with triple Board Certifications... CONTINUE
Since my family established the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network in response to my sister Terri's March 2005 death, we have been involved in several high profile cases. Each one of these situations was tragic for its own reasons, even gaining international publicity - the case in Canada regarding Baby Joseph, Eluana Englaro in Italy, and in the United States, Jahi McMath to name a few. We've also been involved in hundreds of similar cases that did not receive the same kind of attention, but similarly, families were in desperate need to get help for their loved ones.Read more
A court in California has permitted Jahi McMath's mother to present evidence that Jahi "has standing" to bring a lawsuit. This is a remarkable development that allows for Jahi to have "standing to bring the cause of action despite the issuance of a death certificate on January 3, 2014."Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2015 Network News.Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2014 Network News.Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2013 Network News.Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2012 Network News.Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2011 Network News.Read more
The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's complete 2010 Network News.Read more