Brain Dead Teen Moving to New Facility, Family Says

Children's Hospital Oakland continues to say that 13-year-old Jahi McMath is legally dead.
3:00 | 01/02/14

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-- is our facility. Is ready to receive our we will be moving to -- While Children's Hospital Oakland continues to say to -- my math is legally dad her family tells us they are increasingly optimistic. That they will have -- moved to a new facility and -- own that is with -- without the procedures that they thought they needed to facilitate that transfer. That's a huge road -- for so we're gonna try to go round that can -- about moving higher without it and finding a physician at the nearby facility. That will be willing to perform the procedure. It appears a brain injury facility in New York remains one possibility though it's unclear if it has -- capabilities. The Associated Press reports Long Island's new beginnings community center has ties to the Terri shy of old life and hope network. It was started by -- those family after a prolonged legal battle to keep the brain damage -- fell on life support. -- -- -- places their efforts to move the brain dead teen are still being thwarted by the hospital. Which refuses to perform a tracheotomy and insert a nutritional team -- a thirteen year old. Mr. Dolan has created -- fiction. And it's a sad one as soon leaving his deceased there is. Unfortunately. Nothing -- this hospital or any facility. Any legitimate facility can do for -- -- family says they have a position transportation. And the facility that will accept the girl on a ventilator. Children's Hospital maintains it is yet -- here from any of them. In Oakland -- Anthony ABC 7 NEWS.

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