A High Court judge is expected to make a ruling today over whether a seriously ill toddler should be kept on life support.
21-month-old Alfie Evans suffers from constant seizures, and doctors have been unable to diagnose his condition.
His parents Kate James and Tom Evans are challenging medics at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, who say the Alfie's life support should come to an end.
The couple want to take their son, who is in a deep coma, to the Vatican-linked Bambino Gesu Paediatric Hospital in Rome for treatment.
Alfie Evans’ life support could be switched off as early as Friday according to the brain-damaged toddler’s dad.
The parents of a 21-month-old boy have lost the latest stage of a fight to continue his life-support treatment.
The parents of a 21-month-old boy are waiting to see if they have won the latest stage of a life-support treatment fight.