Cancer Treatment Fight

A mother from Devon has begun an appeal to prevent her seven year old son from having radiotherapy for cancer. Sally Roberts lost a high court battle last month to prevent Neon being treated for his brain tumour

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Judge says cancer boy must have surgery

Sally and Neon Roberts. Credit: PA

A High Court judge has ordered that a 7-year-old boy from Devon must have surgery tomorrow - going against the wishes of the boy's mother.

Sally Roberts, who earlier this month ran away with her son Neon, has gone to court because she doesn't want him to have radiotherapy treatment for cancer.

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