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Now what has happened is her legal death," her friend and journalist Pinki Virani told Zee News TV channel.
Alcor has almost 1,000 members with arrangements to be cryopreserved upon legal death and 112 patients cryopreserved.
The debate focused around the argument that many doctors refuse to accept brain death as legal death, especially as a mechanically supported vegetative state would allow vital organs to be kept functional making them ideal for transplantation.
Part III discusses the ethical arguments that proponents of procuring organs prior to legal death have set forth and the benefits that can be gained from such conduct.
I hope that it will contribute to solving the legal death which Egyptian Bahais are currently experiencing," Hindi continued.
Cryonics is implemented at the time of clinical and legal death, defined as loss of cardiovascular activity and brain waves.
Unless cerebral death is construed as legal death, a defendant could claim that the real killer was the party who ordered tube feeding to be discontinued.
He points out that in order for legal death to be declared there must be incontrovertible evidence that the brain has permanently ceased to function.
That despite the fact that our founder, a prisoner who suffered the legal death penalty, said that he had come to open prison doors and let the captives go free.
Japan's lower house is set to hold a vote next week on four different bills to amend the contentious organ transplant law, which have reinvigorated discussions on whether brain death should be recognized as legal death, lawmakers said Tuesday.
Irreversible absence of central nervous system function, the inability to maintain body homeostasis spontaneously, with spontaneous cardio-circulatory function (although sometimes supported harmacologically) and assisted ventilation, is defined as brain death and accepted in many countries as the legal death of an individual" - Dr Said