Category Archives: Infants

Charlie’s parents will be allowed to give further testimony at next week’s crucial hearing

Charlie Gard’s parents have released this heartbreaking image of their terminally ill son as they spend their last few hours with him (Picture: Featureworld)

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As we were about to post this story, several outlets updated what transpired today in the courtroom of Justice Nicholas Francis. Without first showing the results to Charlie’s parents, Katie Gollop, the lawyer for the

Only NBC Reports Efforts to Grant Charlie Gard U.S. Permanent Residency

By Katie Yoder While the three broadcast networks have resumed coverage of British infant Charlie Gard, their reporting is lacking: only NBC has covered the recent efforts to grant Charlie and his parents permanent residency in the United States. And

Why is Baby Charlie Gard’s Government-appointed Guardian a Euthanasia Activist?

Charlie Gard, who is almost one year old

By Nancy Valko So now we learn that the attorney for Baby Charlie Gard’s guardian is a euthanasia activist who is Chairman of Compassion in Dying, an “end-of-life” advocacy group with a sister organization that supports assisted suicide. This should

Congresswoman and mother of her own “miracle child” offers amendment to grant residency to Charlie, Connie, and Chris

By Dave Andrusko By all indications, Justice Nicholas Francis will hand down his decision, potentially sealing the fate of little Charlie Gard, next Tuesday. The presiding judge is presumably evaluating the results of the latest tests on the nearly one-year-old

The attorney for Charlie Gard’s Guardian: Kill Instead of Withdrawing Life Support

Victoria Butler-Cole and Charlie Gard Photo Credit:The Libertarian Republic

By Wesley J. Smith As I reported here previously, the attorney representing the guardian of the catastrophically ill baby, Charlie Gard–and hence, who is representing Charlie Gard–who opposes allowing his parents to have control over his medical care, is the

House passes amendment granting permanent resident status to Charlie Gard and his family

Charlie Gard’s parents have released this heartbreaking image of their terminally ill son as they spend their last few hours with him (Picture: Featureworld)

By Dave Andrusko Supporters of Connie Yates and Chris Gard continue to make it possible for the hospital that is refusing to allow them to move their son to the United States for experimental therapy to gracefully retreat from its

Charlie Gard, “a life that had to be cared for,” and a modern day Rosetta Stone

By Dave Andrusko Stay with me for a paragraph or two. This actually will make sense. It knits together the fate of Charlie Gard, the little boy we write about daily, with a flash of insight that occurred more than

Media ignores happy ending for “suicidal girl denied abortion”

Editor’s note. This appeared on the webpage of SPUC–the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children and is reposted with permission. In June, the Irish press was full of the story of a suicidal girl who was committed to a

An Update on Charlie Gard: brain scan and EEG taken, more tests to follow

By Dave Andrusko Lots to report about little Charlie Gard whose parents are fighting a famous London-based hospital which insists that Charlie’s ventilator be removed and the nearly one-year-old be “allowed to die with dignity.” #1. On Sunday the first

Charlie Deserves a Chance at Life

Charlie Gard

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation It was one of those small, seemingly insignificant details that might have passed the perception of many people reading about the Charlie Gard case. The CNN online news report noted that, as

Charlie Gard gets ‘make or break’ exam by experts, including Dr. Hirano

Charlie Gard’s parents have released this heartbreaking image of their terminally ill son as they spend their last few hours with him (Picture: Featureworld)

By Kathy Ostrowski, Policy & Research Director, Kansans for Life Around the world, millions are holding their breath during this crucial two day period for baby Charlie Gard, still on life-support in a London hospital, in spite of  the hospital’s

A peek behind the curtain: see who the attorney is for Charlie Gard’s legal guardian

Victoria Butler‑Cole

She is chairman of “Compassion in Dying By Dave Andrusko As of a few  hours ago, the July digital edition of National Right to Life News has been posted for all to see. We have included a number of stories about little