"Brain Dead" Boy "Dies"

The case of M.B., the 12-year-old boy whose Orthodox Jewish parents sought to have his life support continued after he was declared dead by neurological criteria, is over. From the story: The boy had already been declared brain dead, but some adherents of Jewish religious law say death occurs only . . . . Continue Reading »

A Miracle or a Mistake?

Zack Dunlap was apparently killed in an auto accident and his organs were going to be procured, when he “came back.” From the story:Natalie Morales: What did the doctors tell you at that point?Pam Dunlap: She just said it wasn’t good.Doug Dunlap: She said brain matter was coming . . . . Continue Reading »