|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 125 (Jul)|
Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss P
|Representation||Christopher Johnston for the NHS Trust.|
|Caroline Harry Thomas for the Official Solicitor.|
|Judgment Dates:||9 July 2002|
Medical Treatment - Withdrawal of treatment - Insensate patient - Patient in vegetative state - Hospital trust seeking declaration to discontinue life sustaining treatment - Whether in patient's best interests not to prolong life.