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The Royal Courts of Justice, where the Court of Appeal sits. Judges ruled that an unborn baby was 'not a person' (Photo: PA)

Court rejects compensation claim from disabled child whose mother drank heavily during pregnancy

'A doctor made the comment that many couples in a similar situation choose not to abort because ... they want “the positive experience” of “meeting” the baby for however short a time' (Photo: PA)

A BBC Radio 4 programme yesterday showed how unborn children should be treated by the medical profession – with the utmost care and respect