Summary: quadriplegic who had volunteered for a groundbreaking treatment for the paralyzed that allowed him to use his brain signals to work a computer when he was paralyzed from the shoulders down in July 2001 after he was stabbed in the neck while trying to help friends in a brawl at an Independence Day celebration in Weymouth, Massachusetts.
Cause of Death: Complications from sepsis
Born: October 16, 1979
Died: July 23, 2007
Location: Brockton, Massachusetts