Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Fallout from Charlie Gard case: protests, death threats and ‘disgraceful tide of hostilities’

By Washington Post, July 23, 2017

Inside a London courtroom Friday, emotions were running so high during a pre-trial hearing about Charlie Gard's fate that his parents stormed out, cursing and sobbing.

But as the Royal Courts of Justice in London get closer to making a decision about the 11-month-old's fate, emotions are running just as high outside.

Protesters who want Charlie to receive an experimental medical treatment rallied outside the courthouse on Sunday, according to the Associated Press, including some who'd come from as far as the United States. Others have sent death threats to the hospital treating him.

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