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Bills & Legislations

Lord Falconer reintroduces ‘Assisted Dying’ Bill.

Lord Falconer’s latest Bill has received its First Reading in the House of Lords Lord ....

Analysis of New Zealand End of Life Choice Bill.

Living and Dying Well submits evidence to the Justice Committee of the NZ Parliament for its ....

High Court Judgment in the case of Mr Noel Conway.

English law on assisting suicide is compatible with the European Convention on Human Rights. On 5 ....

A better deal for the terminally ill.

Private Member’s Bill seeks to ensure equal access to palliative care for all who need it ....

Debates

Westminster Hall Debate

MPs held a short debate on the law on assisted suicide on January 23rd which revealed a broad range of opinion amongst members. You can read the full debate here

First, do no harm.

Doctors should stand up the the assisted suicide lobby, says The Daily Telegraph. In an  ....

Assembly of Wales debates and rejects Lord Falconer’s Bill.

Assembly Debate Reveals Serious Concerns Over Lord Falconer’s Bill On 10 December 2014 the ....

Assembly of Wales debates and rejects Lord Falconer’s Bill.

Assembly Debate Reveals Serious Concerns Over Lord Falconer’s Bill. On 10 December 2014 the ....

Assembly of Wales debates and rejects Lord Falconer’s Bill.

Assembly Debate Reveals Serious Concerns Over Lord Falconer’s Bill. On 10 December 2014 the ....

Other

New Zealand Health Committee reports on ‘Assisted Dying’.

Response of the Health Committee to Petition 2014/18 of Hon. Maryan Street and Others. On 2 August ....

Evidence to the New Zealand Parliament Health Committee.

Living and Dying Well has provided written evidence to a parliamentary inquiry in New Zealand into ....

NHS: Liverpool Care Pathway

In an oral answer to Baroness Knight of Collingtree, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State ....

Assisted dying: the harm in helping.

“Making assisted dying legal would alter the way society weighs the value of human life ....

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