Tumour boy's parents blocked from seeing son

2014-09-03 16:59
Brett King talks to the press as he leaves Soto Del Real prison with his wife in Madrid, Spain. (Andres Kudacki, AP)

Brett King talks to the press as he leaves Soto Del Real prison with his wife in Madrid, Spain. (Andres Kudacki, AP)

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Malaga - The father of British brain tumour patient Ashya King said on Wednesday he was being prevented from visiting the five-year-old in hospital, despite the lifting of an extradition order against him and his wife.

"They won't let me see my child because I don't have custody of my child," Brett King told reporters upon arriving at a children's hospital in the southern resort of Malaga.

"They said now he is a ward of court," said King, who was detained on Saturday with his wife for having taken Ashya out of a British hospital, before being released late on Tuesday.

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