Case (Medical treatment and children). Re X (A Child) (No 2): An NHS Trust v X [2021] EWHC 65 (Fam)

— The applicant, a Jehovah's Witness child refusing blood transfusions, unsuccessfully challenged the conventional wisdom that the court can in an appropriate case overrule the consent or refusal of medical or surgical treatment given by a person who has not yet reached the age of 18.
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