Euthanasia

The pros and cons of legalised assisted dying
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Pros and cons

The pros and cons of legalised assisted dying

House of Lords to consider law change on doctor-assisted suicide
19 Oct 2021
The countries where euthanasia is legal
Euthanasia injection
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The countries where euthanasia is legal

British Medical Association’s recent vote to adopt neutral stance on assisted dying could pave way for UK legalisation
22 Sep 2021
Instant Opinion: MPs ‘just saved’ from reputational disaster
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Instant Opinion: MPs ‘just saved’ from reputational disaster

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 24 June
24 Jun 2020
Will Guernsey legalise assisted dying?
Guernsey
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Will Guernsey legalise assisted dying?

The island’s parliament is debating controversial proposal to allow euthanasia
16 May 2018
Date set for rapist and murderer's 'mercy killing'
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Date set for rapist and murderer's 'mercy killing'

Belgian paedophile will be euthanised this week after winning his landmark legal battle to be given a lethal injection
5 Jan 2015
Who killed Els Borst? All the hallmarks of political murder
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Who killed Els Borst? All the hallmarks of political murder

Time to press pause on Nordic noir thrillers and consider the real-life fate of a brave Dutchwoman
27 Feb 2014
Belgian euthanasia: children given right to choose to die
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM:A picture taken 18 April 2005 in Brussels shows an "euthanasia kit" available in the 250 Belgian Multipharma's chemist shops for the general practitioners who want to practi
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Belgian euthanasia: children given right to choose to die

Poll says that 75 per cent of Belgians support new law that allows euthanasia for sick children
14 Feb 2014

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CORRIE: How did soap handle right-to-die issue?
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CORRIE: How did soap handle right-to-die issue?

Critics divided on whether soap tackled euthanasia debate bravely or stoked a ‘faux controversy'
21 Jan 2014
Assisted
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In Brief

Assisted

23 Sep 2009
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