*Gard and others v United Kingdom (App. No. 39793/17)

Human Rights – Right to respect for private and family life. The European Court of Human Rights declared that complaints by Charlie Gard and his parents of violation of their rights under 2, 5, 6 and 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights were inadmissible. Although there had been interference in their art 8 rights by decisions to withdraw artificial ventilation and provide palliative care to Charlie, contrary to his parents' wishes, it had been in accordance with the law, had pursued a legitimate aim and had been necessary in a democratic society.

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