The Vincent Lambert Affair: chronology of events

29 September 2008: At the age of 32, Vincent Lambert was plunged into a deep coma by a serious car accident. Hospitalised at the re-animation unit at the Hospital complex of Chalons-en-Champagne, he woke to a so-called “poorly relational” state. July 2011: Prof. Steven Laureys, an eminent neurologist specialised in the mechanisms of consciousness, examines […]

ECHR/Lambert: Alliance VITA receives a most serious signal

Alliance VITA notes with sadness the decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR)  by 12 voices to 5, in favour having the a doctor cease giving food and water for Vincent Lambert, without referring to his parents. Our thoughts go first to Vincent Lambert and to all the members of his family who […]