A terminally ill British teen has won a legal battle that she says will allow her to die with dignity, rather than being forced to have a heart transplant. Hannah Jones, 13, was diagnosed with leukemia at five and developed a hole in her heart after being given a drug to kill an infection. A transplant is her only chance for survival, but Jones would rather die surrounded by loved ones than have the surgery. Her hospital filed court proceedings to temporarily remove her from her parents' custody and force her into surgery, but a court decided she's mature enough to make the decision herself. "It is outrageous that the people from the hospital could presume we didn't have our daughter's best interests at heart," said Hannah's father. [Guardian]
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