Why are so many doctors and politicians concerned about the legalisation of 'assisted dying?' Partly, it is because they follow developments from places such as Oregon, Canada and Belgium where assisted suicide and/or euthanasia has already been legalised.

In this section you will find a wide range of reports on how well the law is working in jurisdictions which have gone down the 'assisted dying' route.

Assisted Dying No.2 Bill.

Should Parliament License Assistance with Suicide? A supplementary report. In our last report, we ....

Don’t frighten the horses.

Both sides oppose extension of Oregon’s physician-assisted suicide law – but for ....

Deaths from euthanasia in The Netherlands in 2013.

he official report for 2013 shows a further substantial increase in numbers The official report of ....

Physician-assisted suicide in Oregon in 2014.

Read the latest official report from Oregon on the operation of that State’s physician ....

A sharp upturn in assisted suicide deaths.

Oregon’s latest report raises concerns about the wisdom of such legislation here The latest ....

Assisted Dying Bill Committee Stage 7November 2014.

On 7 November the House of Lords began Committee Stage on Lord Falconer’s Assisted Dying. ....

Washington State’s Death With Dignity Act: 2013 Annual Report.

Official report on the implementation of physician-assisted suicide in the U.S. State of ....

Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill – Call for written evidence.

Living and Dying Well’s submission in response to the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill. The ....

Obliging some or protecting all?

Exit’s decision to extend its services to the elderly should give us pause for thought ....

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