The court refused the Trust's application saying: "[The Patient's] present high level of dependency and minimal awareness would, to her, have been ‘a travesty of life’, to adopt her own phase. Many other people have wholly different views; [the Patient] is entitled to hers. Her incapacitous state does not mean her wishes can be disregarded. Her family, each of them, has permitted her voice to be heard and thus enabled her to assert her own autonomy."
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