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European Court of Human Rights Judgment in Vincent Lambert v. France

The European Court of Human Rights will be delivering its Grand Chamber judgment in the case of Lambert and Others v. France (application no. 46043/14) at 11 a.m. on 5 June 2015 in the Human Rights Building, Strasbourg.  A video of the January 2015 hearing is available here.

The ECHR is reviewing the June 2014 judgment by the Conseil d’État (the French Supreme Administrative Court) authorizing the withdrawal of the artificial nutrition and hydration of Vincent Lambert.

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