Parents of Alfie Evans to meet doctors to discuss taking tot home

Parents of Alfie Evans to meet doctors to discuss taking tot home

(Picture: PA) Earlier this morning, Alfie's dad Tom told reporters outside Alder Hey hospital that there will be a meeting with doctors later today to discuss taking his son home. Last year, it was announced that Ashya was cancer free. "It is for that hospital to present to the British Courts. the medical reasons for an exception to be made in this tragic case". We could take it further but would that be the right thing to do, would there be more criticism?

The baby's parents have been in a lengthy legal fight with doctors at Alder Hey Hospital in Liverpool over his care with attention from across the globe. "As I sit next to Alfie's bedside, every second of every day, it encourages me more and more that he will live for "x" amount of months, possibly years".

The trust for the hospital in Liverpool has since spoken of the "barrage of highly abusive and threatening" language and behaviour towards medical staff treating the toddler, who has a rare degenerative neurological condition and is considered to be in a semi-vegetative state.

That was done on Monday but the boy is still in hospital -his parents' attempts to take him to Italy for treatment after support from the Pope have also been blocked. "Some people say it's a miracle, it's not a miracle, it's a misdiagnosis".

"Doctors at the hospital in Liverpool asked the court to agree to the separation of the infant from life-support, on the grounds that it would be in the "best interests" of the child".

If you're new to the saga of Alfie Evans, The Guardian has a solid primer with the details of this odd and sad case.

The tot's life support was switched off after his family lost the most recent of a series of legal appeals.

The couple were dealt their latest crushing blow on Wednesday when three Court of Appeal judges ruled that there was "no basis that judge was wrong".

USA Technologies (USAT) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub
This is calculated by taking weekly log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over one year annualized. The stock of Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) earned "Neutral" rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Tuesday, January 19.

"Poor Alfie must not be killed in this way", they said, demanding his safe passage to Rome.

On Wednesday the Court of Appeal rejected a new bid by the parents to take Alfie to the Vatican's hospital in Rome.

An Alder Hey clinician told a previous court hearing that it was now impossible to move Alfie home for palliative care treatment because of the breakdown in the relationship between doctors and the family, and the hostility of some of the boy's supporters.

"Moved by the prayers and huge solidarity shown little Alfie Evans, I renew my appeal that the suffering of his parents may be heard and that their desire to seek new forms of treatment may be granted", he said on Twitter Monday.

Doctors say the 23-month-old boy suffers from a degenerative neurological condition that has left him in a "semi-vegetative state" with nearly no brain function.

Doctors linked with Pope Francis had been ready to fly Alfie to Rome in a military air ambulance that was put on standby outside Alder Hey.

Lawyers representing Alder Hey bosses say Alfie's condition is irreversible and there was no evidence that it had changed.

The Catholic Association, a group that is "dedicated to being a faithful Catholic voice in the public square", voiced support for the parents of British toddler Alfie Evans, who has been at the center of a months-long court battle.


  • Mitel Networks Corporation (MITL) - Long Term Trend

    Mitel Networks Corporation provides cloud and on-site business communications and collaboration software, services, and solutions. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 54,205 shares in the company, valued at approximately $443,396.90.

    Cerner Corporation, (NASDAQ: CERN), Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT), (NYSE: CCI)

    Total analysts of 8 have positions in Crown Castle (NYSE: CCI ) as follows: 6 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 2 with "Hold". Also, the number of investment professionals holding Biolase Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number.

    Is Williams Partners (NYSE:WPZ) a Sell? What does Seaport Global Think?

    About 2.62M shares traded or 105.55% up from the average. (NYSE:AEO) has risen 39.60% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. After this purchase, 14,000 common shares of BWP are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $156,520.
  • Portland General Electric (POR) Increases Dividend to $0.36 Per Share

    Finally, TheStreet downgraded General Electric from a "c" rating to a "d+" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 24th. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was first reported by Enterprise Leader and is owned by of Enterprise Leader.
    Amazon +6.4% on Q1 beat with 43% sales boost; AWS +49%

    Amazon +6.4% on Q1 beat with 43% sales boost; AWS +49%

    Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ) shares pop 6.4% aftermarket on Q1 results that beat revenue estimates with a 43% revenue growth Y/Y. Amazon is scheduled to report its first-quarter earnings results on Thursday after the bell.

    Lam Research Corp (NASDAQ:LRCX) Sentiment Change Report

    149,157 shares were sold by Whale Rock Capital Management Llc as the company's stock rose 8.53% while stock markets declined. Lam Research Corporation price was kept to a minimum $181.6702 in intra-day trade and has returned 1.41% this year alone.
  • Turkish court sentences 15 Cumhuriyet staff on terrorism charges

    Turkish court sentences 15 Cumhuriyet staff on terrorism charges

    Among them are renowned journalists , including investigative reporter Ahmet Sik, who was sentenced to seven years and six months. In addition, the president will be able to declare a state of emergency, a power now held by the government.
    Lady Sylvia Hermon warns of 'violence' over hard border

    Lady Sylvia Hermon warns of 'violence' over hard border

    Brexit Secretary David Davis has been criticised for what has been described as a "flying visit to the Irish border". His visit coincided with claims in Dublin that Taoiseach Leo Varadkar did not share his views on the June deadline.

    Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine

    Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 42,178 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $463,958. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link .
  • Nevsun Resources (NSU) Received Media Impact Score of

    Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 7 Buy, 1 Overweight, 0 Sell, 3 Hold and 0 Underweight.
    Explosion at Husky oil refinery in Superior, Wisconsin

    Explosion at Husky oil refinery in Superior, Wisconsin

    The Duluth News Tribune reported at that time that the refinery, which is the only one in Wisconsin, had about 180 employees. Husky purchased the 38,000 barrel per day refinery from Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP previous year .
    Tate Reveals Shortlist for 2018 Turner Prize

    Tate Reveals Shortlist for 2018 Turner Prize

    Forensic Architecture , based at Goldsmiths , University of London , creates "3D models of sites of conflict" to help prove wrongdoing.


Latest news

Do Big Money Love Ebay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), Sentiment at 0.92
Deutsche Bank set a $47.00 target price on shares of eBay and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, January 30th. Its platforms enable sellers to organize and offer their inventory for sale; and buyers to find and purchase it virtually.

Woman Delivers Baby Alone In Hotel Room. She Took YouTube's Help
Freeman then got into the bathtub and had a water birth; she used the internet to teach her to cut the umbilical cord. The incident seems to be little shocking but this really happened and the lady is 22-year-old Tia Freeman .

Senate Confirms CIA Chief Mike Pompeo to Be Secretary of State
The deadline for Trump to renew the Iran deal is approaching and the president is expected to meet with Kim in May or June. Combined with his considerable experience, Mike Pompeo's strong pro-life values ought to make him a shoo-in for the job.

Strong package volume gains drive first-quarter profit for UPS
Moreover, Reliance Trust Comm Of Delaware has 0.34% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 7,553 shares. Carlton Hofferkamp And Jenks Wealth Mngmt Lc holds 0.79% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS ).

Stocks To Watch This Week: Shire plc (SHPG), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR)'s earnings report is anticipated On May, 1 after the close., according to Zacks. United Fire Grp Incorporated Inc owns 0% invested in Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR ) for 859 shares.

South Korean Company Nexon Could Have Acquired Bitstamp
Bitstamp is one of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges in Europe founded in 2011 and is now headquartered in Luxembourg. Nexon, a multi-billion dollar worldwide group was formed in 1995 and has become the leading gaming developer in Asia.

Florence + The Machine Announce New Tour Dates
Florence + The Machine will get started at the Victoria Theatre in Halifax , UK before swinging through Scunthorpe and London . The project released a new seven inch single on Record Store Day , with Florence Welch also now working on a book of poetry.

Dez Bryant Reportedly Turned Down Baltimore Ravens Deal
Frederick, meanwhile, was the Cowboys' first-round pick in 2013 and has become one of the top centers in the game. Once the Ravens added Sneed to the fold, it was believed that they would be out of the running for Dez Bryant .

TE Connectivity (TEL) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.06 EPS
Shamrock Asset Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% of its portfolio in TE Connectivity Ltd . (NYSE: TEL ). (NYSE:PM). Calamos Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in TE Connectivity Ltd . (NYSE: TEL ).

Astronomers discover 14 galaxies set to collide in cosmic pileup
According to the observations, the 14 galaxies are crammed into an area that's only four times wider than the Milky Way . It's a cosmic pileup in the far reaches of the universe and nothing like it has ever been seen before.

Priceline Com Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) Institutional Investors 2017 Q4 Sentiment
Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 24,991 shares of the company's stock, valued at $37,435,268.45. Greenbrier Partners Capital Management Ltd Company holds 0.47% in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) or 551,928 shares.

When The Greatest Royal Rumble Match Will Take Place On The Show
It will be coming to fans around the world live on the WWE Network from King Abdullah Sports City Stadium at 5 PM BST / 7 PM AST. His brother Ariya Daivari now works for the WWE 205 Live brand.

Which colleges produce the most NFL Draft picks?
After the Saints first-round selection, they aren't slated to pick again until the third round Friday (91st overall). Mack (Atlanta Falcons) and Alualu (Pittsburgh Steelers) are now on teams that they were not drafted by.

Hartford Financial Services Group Inc Sentiment Worsening on Low Stock Potential
Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Sa holds 0.07% of its portfolio in The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) or 4.53M shares. The stock rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Hold" on Wednesday , December 20. (NYSE:HIG). 53,391 are held by Ghp Invest.

Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) Big Money Sentiment Is 1.19
Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new position in shares of BlackRock in the third quarter worth approximately $1,441,000. The hedge funds in our partner's database now own: 129.61 million shares, down from 130.57 million shares in 2017Q3.

Other news