13-Year Old Girl "Brain Dead" After Tonsillectomy

Published: Dec 18, 2013

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A 13-year-old Northern California girl is brain dead after going into surgery to remove her tonsils. KGO-TV reported Sunday that Jahi McMath's family is demanding Oakland Children's Hospital conduct an investigation after she went into cardiac arrest and died, before being brought back by hospital staff. Jahi is brain dead and on life support.

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