Baby Char­lie al­lowed to die

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raised on an on­line fundrais­ing site.

On Thurs­day Ms Yates claimed the cou­ple were “de­nied” their “fi­nal wish” when a High Court judge ap­proved a plan to see Char­lie moved to a hos­pice and have his life sup­port with­drawn soon af­ter.

His par­ents had pleaded to be al­lowed more time with him, af­ter their ear­lier re­quest to take him home to die also failed.

Char­lie, born on Au­gust 4, had a form of mi­to­chon­drial dis­ease, which causes pro­gres­sive mus­cle weak­ness and brain dam­age.

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