Alfie Evans

 

 

Age: 1

 

Summary: British infant and the subject of parental rights case who had a degenerative brain condition and was at the centre of a High Court legal battle over his medical care whose parents and the medical team disagreed about whether to maintain the child's life support or to withdraw it, resulting in a legal battle after Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust sought a declaration that continued ventilatory support was "unkind and inhumane" and not in the child's best interests.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from a progressive neurodegenerative disease

 

Born: May 9, 2016

 

Died: April 28, 2018

 

Location: Liverpool, England