The Hospital had their doubts about this kid but got bullied by the race-baiters into giving this punk a new and very valuable ticker. I wonder who died so this piece of crap could live?
A teenager who received a life-saving heart transplant two years ago after initially being denied because of his bad behavior has died following a high-speed car chase with police.
Anthony Stokes, 17, died on Tuesday afternoon after he crashed a stolen Honda into a pole as he fled the scene of an attempted burglary at an elderly woman’s home in Roswell, Georgia.
His death comes less than two years after he was given a second chance at life following a heart transplant at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported.
The boy, from Decatur, suffered from a dilated cardiomyopathy so his heart was unable to pump enough blood. The condition can lead to irregular heartbeats, blood clots or heart failure.
He had been given just six to nine months to live but the hospital initially refused to put him on the waiting list for a new organ because they thought he would be ‘non-compliant’ with the treatment.
Following pressure from national media coverage, the boy’s family and civil rights groups, the hospital backpedaled in August 2013, and the teenager received a new heart.
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