Assisted Dying and The Law

In our latest podcast Robert Preston unpacks how, and why, the current law on ‘assisted dying’ works.

Latest report reveals sharp rise in Oregon Assisted Deaths

The Oregon Health Authority has published its latest report on the incidence and characteristics of deaths as a result of legalised assisted suicide – that is, as a result of taking lethal drugs supplied by doctors under the terms of Oregon’s 1997 Death with Dignity Act (DWDA).