Overseas

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.


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Healthy elderly people offered assisted suicide.

Swiss assisted suicide organisation Exit extends its services to the elderly An article in The ....

Suicide assisted by right-to-die associations: a population based cohort study.

A study of assisted suicide in Switzerland The results of an interesting study have been published ....

A study which should make us pause for thought.

The findings of a report on assisted suicide in Switzerland prompt some interesting questions The ....

Suicide assisted by right-to-die associations: A population based cohort study.

A study of assisted suicide in Switzerland The results of an interesting study have been published ....

Oregon’s Death with Dignity Act: 2013 Annual Report.

Official report on the implementation of physician-assisted suicide in Oregon in 2013 Data have ....

Dutch Regional Euthanasia Review Committees: 2012 Annual Report.

Official annual report on the practice of euthanasia and assisted suicide in The Netherlands in ....

A report that raises some questions.

Washington State’s latest report on physician-assisted suicide prompts questions about the ....

Suicide isn’t a criminal offence but that doesn’t mean it’s a ‘right’.

Marie Fleming has lost her appeal to the Supreme Court in Ireland against a ruling of the High ....

Marie Fleming – The Supreme Court’s judgment.

The Supreme Court in the Republic of Ireland has delivered its judgment on the case of Marie ....


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