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New York hospital offers to admit Charlie Gard, baby at center of life-and-death legal fight

Charlie Gard

A New York hospital said on Thursday that it has agreed to admit and treat the British baby at the center of a life-and-death debate after European courts ruled that he could be removed from life

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