Judge Henry Leyte-Vidal has passed away. He died during the night while at Mt. Sinai hospital on Miami Beach. He was operated earlier this week for cancer. He has previously battled a brain tumor, skin cancer and I believe lung cancer. Henry came out of the operation OK but complained of some pain on Friday. The doctors were going to go back in but couldn't since he had low blood pressure (Could've been high, he suffered from one of these two) Since the doctors were unable to stabilize his blood pressure, they were unable to go back in. He then suffered cardiac arrest. and was placed back in ICU. This was all yesterday. Last night, He seemed to have stabilized when he died. Peter Heller just called me so I am passing it on to you. Peter was very close to Henry. They coached Little League together and Peter was with his son Danny throughout the day. Danny is 14 yrs old. He is also survived by two older sons Alex and Henrique or Enrique from an earlier marriage.
Pray for them.
PLEAS POST ASAP SO THAT HIS FRIENDS AN FAMILY IN THE LEGAL COMMUNITY AND THE COURTHOUSES MAY KNOW. (THIS IS NOT A JOKE. i AM EVEN USING MY NAME, STEPHEN MILLAN)
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