Right to Decide: What are Charlie’s Law and Alfie’s Law, what rights would they give parents over their children’s care and who has backed them?

Campaigners are calling for “Charlie’s Law” and “Alfie’s Law” – giving parents of terminally ill children more power over their hospital care. Ashya King’s family became international fugitives after a breaching a court order in a battle with Southampton General hospital and social workers. Ashya, five, eventually had experimental proton beam therapy in the Czech Republic and is now cancer-free and back at school. Steven Woolfe, Member of the European Parliament for North West England, is now backing a campaign supported by Alfie Evans’ parents. Here’s what you need to know.
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