A Fort Worth, Texas, hospital has removed Marlise Munoz from life support after agreeing to comply with a judge's order, family lawyers say, according to The Associated Press.
A judge has ordered a Texas hospital to remove Marlise Munoz from life support, at the family’s request and despite hospital opposition, by no later than 5 p.m. CT on Monday.
We may soon learn the fate of a pregnant Texas woman who has become the subject of a legal battle between the hospital and her family.
The husband of a brain-dead pregnant woman is suing a Texas hospital to have her removed from life support.
A pregnant Texas woman, who has been declared brain dead, is being kept alive against the wishes of her family. Marlise Munoz suffered an apparent pulmonary embolism last month while 14 weeks pregnant with her second child.