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Archie: European Court of Human Rights rejects families’ application

3 August 2022

This evening, the European Court of Humans Rights (ECHR) has rejected the urgent legal application from the parents of 12-year-old Archie Battersbee.

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Archie Battersbee: Family file urgent appeal to Supreme Court

2 August 2022

The family of Archie Battersbee has filed an urgent appeal to the Supreme Court following a 12pm deadline on withdrawing life-support.

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‘Cruel’ Hospital Trust refuses to allow hospice move and set 11am deadline for removing Archie’s life-support

2 August 2022

Barts Health NHS Trust lawyers have brutally told Archie's family that he cannot be moved to a hospice and that if an application to the ECHR is not received by 9am life-support will be withdrawn at 11am.

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Government intervenes in case of Archie Battersbee claiming UN measures are ‘not binding’

2 August 2022

This afternoon, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, the Rt. Hon Steve Barclay, has intervened in the case of 12-year-old Archie Battersbee calling on the families’ urgent permission to appeal to the Supreme Court to be refused.

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Court of Appeal to hold urgent hearing at 11am following government and UN intervention

1 August 2022

Today (August 1) the Court of Appeal will hold an urgent online hearing at 11am following interventions from the government and the UN in the case of Archie Battersbee.

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