Archie Battersbee’s life support is being revoked this morning

A rchie Battersbee passed away after his livelihood was withdrawn and the family’s legal avenues to keep him alive were exhausted. The 12-year-old, who suffered “devastating” brain damage, died at 12:15 p.m. Saturday, his mother Hollie Dance said outside the Royal London Hospital. Speaking through tears outside the hospital where her son was kept on … Read more

Verdict expected on whether Archie Battersbee can be moved to a hospice to die

A A ruling on whether 12-year-old Archie Battersbee can be transferred from the hospital to a hospice to die is expected at the Supreme Court Friday morning. Lawyers for the boy’s family took part in an hour-long legal hearing on Thursday, with the London court sitting late into the evening. His loved ones have promised … Read more

Mother of Archie Battersbee: I will fight to the bitter end

The 12-year-old has been in a coma since he was found unconscious in April and is being kept alive through a combination of medical interventions, including ventilation and drug treatment, at the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, east London. His parents, Hollie Dance and Paul Battersbee, filed the petition with the court in Strasbourg just … Read more