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Thank you very much a life changing victory for the -- has actually yesterday ten year old Sarah -- -- who's been battling cystic fibrosis got a second chance at life.
After receiving the double lung transplant your family had been hoping and fighting for.
And no other option no other out we had very limited time and just this is like.
Just a blessing from god and it feel like just came -- just the last.
Minute and we wouldn't have made it much longer.
His legal analyst Peter Johnson junior has been following -- -- from the beginning and joins us now good morning Peter.
I grits and you know it it wouldn't have been a matter of time yes that's right -- there was.
On the way out she's gonna pass from this world and thank guidance speaking to the family -- -- that it happened and so they're delighted.
I understand -- a pretty decent night.
Last night so it's it it's all good news and recovery now begins.
So a couple questions because you've been following this story so closely did today.
Bring people up to date she was ten.
So originally she could not be on the list to get adult donor lungs.
-- she went to a judge she went Capitol Hill the judge said she should be on that list do you know.
Whether or not the -- she received yesterday war pediatric or adult loans.
According to Sharon right occur if they are adult lungs and she -- received adult -- all the time.
And she and other children were discriminated against and still are in this country in terms are receiving the organs.
That they needed at the lesson of of Sarah and the -- -- and reading Stanley.
-- is that a lot of us going forward to going to face this type of travail.
When you have advisory boards like the organ advisory board.
When you have independent advisory boards that are created by congress under Obama care to reduce.
When you have boards appointed by the secretary of health and human service when you politicize.
Girls like Sarah boys like -- it costs that may die when they shouldn't die is so that's really the lesson.
And the question that we all -- Americans going forward.
Are we don't have to hire lawyers -- we get to call people at Fox News.
Are we going to have to stand out in front of hospitals and in front of Washington offices and say please.
Give us the health care that the doctors say we can't provide.
What you are holding back and that is my fear going forward so a lot -- the left of saying well you know you people want to make this about death panels.
Singer would -- died.
But for public attention and a pro Bono law firm and so I'm afraid what we're facing as a result of Obama care.
Is new obamacare courts where hundreds of thousands of Americans will have to go into court.
And get the health care that they need that's my great fear this morning.
All right Peter and we should say that when she went on that adult list it's not like they passed over others sick adults to -- those -- They go to the sickest patient and she was the sickest patient at that that's exactly the point -- and she's been the sickest patient the last eighteen months.
And a lot of children have died on that list waiting for it because healthier adults got the organs first.
This is a hard hard hard thing but to do there an incredible family they got it done but we all had inspiration early on.
-- Sarah -- -- hand gave us this prophetic advice.
-- -- -- -- -- Did she said I'm not I'm not going for easy I'm just going for possible.
-- -- now she has a second chance at life then got much and thanks to you Peter for all of the work that you did things -- great thank Gretchen all of us have tried hard.
All right we'll see you tomorrow -- -- Douglas but.
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