Charlie Gard

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Charlie Gard suffered from an extremely rare genetic condition causing progressive brain damage and muscle weakness

Charlie Gard, the 11-month-old boy whose parents fought a strenuous legal battle to take him to the US for treatment for a rare genetic condition, has(...)

Charlie Gard wanted more time with him and said he should receive life-support treatment for a number of days. Photograph: Family handout/PA Wire

A British high court judge has approved a plan which will see Charlie Gard “inevitably” die shortly after being moved to a hospice and having life-sup(...)

Connie Yates, the mother of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard, arrives at the High Court in London. Photograph: Getty Images

The London children’s hospital treating terminally ill baby Charlie Gard would like to fulfill his parents’ wish to take him home to die if practical,(...)

Parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard, Connie Yates (C-L) and Chris Gard (C-R) arrive at the High Court in central London. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabala/EPA

Charlie Gard’s parents have ended their legal fight over treatment for the terminally-ill baby. Chris Gard and Connie Yates announced their decision (...)

Bishop of Limerick Brendan Leary, Cardinal Christoph Schönborn  and Fr Chris O’Donnell at the Let’s Talk Family: Let’s Be Family conference in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick. Photograph: Brian Arthur

A leading Cardinal has said there is no evidence to suggest that women priests would have prevented the systemic cover-up of clerical paedophilia. As(...)

Connie Yates and Chris Gard at the High Court in London. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

A British judge deciding whether a critically-ill baby should be given experimental treatment in the United States said on Thursday he would reverse a(...)

Charlie Gard’s parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard leave after a hearing at the High Court in London on Monday. Photograph:  Neil Hall/Reuters

The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard are preparing for another round in their fight to be allowed to take him abroad for treatment. Chris (...)

 Undated family handout file photo of Charlie Gard. Photograph: PA

The mother of the critically ill British baby Charlie Gard has called for permission to take him to the US for experimental treatment because “there’s(...)

Charlie Gard, who has a rare inherited disease: the condition causes progressive muscle weakness and brain damage. Photograph: Family handout/PA Wire

Donald Trump has offered to help the parents of a terminally ill baby who lost a legal fight to take him to the United States for treatment. The US p(...)

Chris Gard and Connie Yates, the parents of eight-month-old Charlie Gard,  in London, England. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

The parents of gravely-ill baby Charlie Gard have said they will mount an appeal after a British judge ruled that doctors could stop life-support trea(...)