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#Charlie Gard

# charlie-gard - Monday 14 May, 2018

'Our hero': Hundreds attend funeral of 23-month-old Alfie Evans

He died last month after doctors withdrew life support.

# charlie-gard - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Doctor who treated Charlie Gard says the baby's life became 'a soap opera'

“I loved this child to bits. But it got to the point where there was nothing more we could do.”

# charlie-gard - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Should Charlie Gard's name have been made public?

In life or death cases involving children, should they be kept anonymous?

# charlie-gard - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'Rest in peace, Charlie': Tributes pour in for 11-month-old baby at centre of legal battle who has died

His story dominates the UK papers, and figures such as the Pope and Prime Minister Theresa May have paid tribute.

# charlie-gard - Friday 28 July, 2017

Charlie Gard, the baby at the centre of a legal battle, has died RIP

Charlie Gard, the baby at the centre of a legal battle, has died

His parents Chris Gard and Connie Yates confirmed the news this evening.

# charlie-gard - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice for his final days after ruling by judge

A judge made the order after an agreement on Charlie’s end-of-life care plan couldn’t be found.

# charlie-gard - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

No agreement over where Charlie Gard will spend his final days

Great Ormond Street Hospital said moving Charlie home would not be practical.

# charlie-gard - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents ask the High Court to let them take their son home to die

The parents abandoned their bid for the experimental treatment yesterday, saying that time had run out for Charlie.

# charlie-gard - Monday 24 July, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents drop their fight to take him to the US for treatment

The couple cried at London’s High Court as their lawyer said time had run out for 11-month-old Charlie.

Charlie Gard's parents condemn death threats sent to hospital staff

The ill infant’s parents said they have also received a backlash online.

# charlie-gard - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'If he was suffering we wouldn't be up here fighting': New evidence in Charlie Gard case

Proceedings grew heated today, with Gard’s parents storming out of the courtroom at one point.

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court

The case centred on whether or not a baby who had a rare genetic condition should receive CPR or ventilation if their condition deteriorated.

# charlie-gard - Monday 10 July, 2017

Parents of Charlie Gard to bring 'new evidence' to court in bid for US treatment

His father Chris Gard asked a barrister representing the hospital today: “When are you going to start telling the truth?”

# charlie-gard - Friday 7 July, 2017

Great Ormond Street Hospital applies for new hearing into baby Charlie Gard's case

Ten-month-old baby Charlie suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage from which he will not recover.

# charlie-gard - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Donald Trump offers help to baby whose life support is to be switched off

Charlie Gard’s parents want to take him to the US for an experimental treatment – which the courts have repeatedly ruled against.

# charlie-gard - Monday 3 July, 2017

'He prays for them': Pope expresses condolences as baby's life support to be switched off

Ten-month-old baby Charlie suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage from which he will not recover.

# charlie-gard - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'We're spending our last precious hours with him': Baby's life support to be switched off

Charlie Gard’s parents have said they are “utterly heartbroken”.

# charlie-gard - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Hospital in 'no rush' to turn off baby's life support machine after parents lose appeal

Charlie Gard’s parents have described the court ruling as “upsetting”.

# charlie-gard - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'We're not horrible people' - Mother of terminally-ill baby defends taking case to European court

Ten-month-old baby Charlie suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage from which he will not recover.

# charlie-gard - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

European rights court urges UK to keep treating baby with rare condition

More than £1.3 million has been raised online for the treatment, through more than 83,000 donations.

# charlie-gard - Friday 9 June, 2017

Terminally ill baby boy at London hospital must be kept alive until at least Tuesday, court rules

Charlie Gard’s parents want to take the 10-month-old to the US for an experimental treatment.