Life | As captives in hospitals, British baby Charlie Gard and Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo have powerfully embodied the dignity inherent in God-given human life
by Jamie Dean
Posted 7/19/17, 05:17 pm
British-born baby Charlie Gard is set to have his first birthday on Aug. 4—unless hospital officials turn off his ventilator, against the wishes of his parents.
Courts have debated whether to let Charlie live, and his parents have made a simple plea: Let us decide what’s best for him. A British judge’s consistent answer has been no, with a final decision possibly looming before the end of July.