French court orders resumption of feeding for Vincent Lambert after UN intervention
May 21, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Responding to a last-minute intervention by the UN’s Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, a French court has ordered doctors to resume the supply of food and water to Vincent Lambert, the quadriplegic at the center of a contentious legal debate. The court ruling came on May 20 after doctors had cut off food and water, on the basis of an earlier court ruling.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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