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It is simply not enough for medical professionals to claim they know best. They must take the trouble to talk properly to parents

Is that why the Church has so far been silent on the case the appeal court is considering? The judges have to decide whether the existing law on the status of the ‘foetus’ makes sense

It is too easy to assume that someone who is dependent on others is incapable of making a meaningful life choice

It’s also saying that brain-damaged and demented people just cost too much: what’s happened to medical ethics?

A professor has suggested in the BMJ that hydrating and feeding dementia patients ‘skews’ resources

Clive Bone’s success at the High Court shows that Britain has started to lose its Christian identity

We know about the European Constitution: what has the High Court done to ours?

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Catholic Care appeals after Charity Commission twice rejects application to assess only married heterosexuals and single people as adopters