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California Uniform Determination of Death Act - Constitutional Challenge

The family of Israel Stinson continues its lawsuit asking a federal court to declare that the California Uniform Determination of Death Act is unconstitutional.

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California will hear the motion to dismiss later this summer.  Meanwhile, in the Jahi McMath case, the Alameda County Superior Court will hold key hearings on motions for bifurcation and summary adjudication this summer.  ...