Indi Gregory dies; father feels ‘pull of hell’
November 13, 2023
CWN Editor's Note: Indi Gregory, the 8-month-old child at the center of a legal battle, died on Monday morning, November 13, after British courts ruled that the child’s life-support must be withdrawn despite his parents’ wishes.
Indi Gregory was removed from hospital to hospice under police guard, to prevent last-minute efforts to give him medical treatment. The Italian government had offered him citizenship, and the Vatican had promised medical care; but the courts ruled that death was in the “best interests” of the baby, who suffered from a mitochondrial disease.
Indi dies in his mother’s arms. His parents, who said they are not religious, had the baby baptized. His father, Dean Gregory explained: “When I was in the court, I felt as if Hell pulled at me. I thought that if Hell exists, then Heaven must exist too.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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