Doctors hospital in Fort worth artificially maintained the functioning of the organism Munoz for the sake of the fetus. The court ordered doctors to stop these actions before the onset Monday.
Marlies Munoz has suddenly lost consciousness two months ago when it was on the 14th week of pregnancy. As explained her husband-a doctor, maintenance of its life are meaningless, because interruptions in the flow of oxygen from the moment when Marlies lost consciousness, and caused irreparable harm and her brain, and her fetus in her womb.
Previously the doctors of the hospital refused to disconnect it from the life-support systems, referring to the prohibition in relation to pregnant women. The court, adjudicating Munoz legally dead, thus stated that it may no longer qualify as a pregnant woman.