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#Vincent Lambert

# vincent-lambert - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Vincent Lambert, man at centre of contentious right-to-die case in France, passes away

He died more than a decade after an accident that left him with severe brain damage.

# vincent-lambert - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Life support resumes for man in controversial case after court reverses earlier decision

Vincent Lambert is at the centre of a hugely controversial court case.

# vincent-lambert - Monday 20 May, 2019

Doctors begin switching off life support in hugely controversial French case

The man’s parents have repeatedly launched court action to keep him alive — in defiance of his wife and five siblings who are in favour of his right to die.

# vincent-lambert - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Outrage as campaigners release video of man at centre of right-to-die case

The video was taken last Friday — the same day that the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Lambert should be allowed to die.

# vincent-lambert - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

European court to decide whether quadriplegic man should be allowed die

The case that has torn his family apart and sparked a fierce euthanasia debate in France.