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Case of Terminally Ill Infant Sparks Ethical Debate Over Autonomy

11:30 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | AHC Media

The highly-publicized case of Charlie Gard, a terminally ill British infant, ignited a recent global ethical controversy. The case involved a court battle between the hospital, who wanted to remove the infant from life support, and the child’s parents, who wanted their son transferred to the U.S. for an experimental treatment.

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