In­mate who harmed him­self de­clared clin­i­cally brain dead; or­gans to be do­nated

Malta Independent - - NEWS -

The Cor­radino Cor­rec­tional Fa­cil­ity has in­formed the pub­lic that the in­mate in di­vi­sion one, who com­mit­ted self-harm on 16 Septem­ber, has been de­clared as be­ing clin­i­cally brain dead.

The in­mate was taken to Mater Dei Hospi­tal di­rectly af­ter the in­ci­dent. The Magistrate con­duct­ing the in­quiry has also been in­formed.

The in­mate’s fam­ily de­cided that the man’s or­gans be do­nated. He is cur­rently be­ing held on clin­i­cal ma­chines at the hospi­tal, un­til the pro­ce­dure takes place.

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