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#Assisted Death

# assisted-death - Thursday 14 November, 2019

New Zealand lawmakers vote in favour of legalising euthanasia paving the way for referendum
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New Zealand lawmakers vote in favour of legalising euthanasia paving the way for referendum

Nov 14th 2019, 8:35 AM 14,009 Views 34 Comments

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has publicly stated her support for euthanasia reform.

# assisted-death - Thursday 5 January, 2012

A "strong case" for offering assisted death to terminally ill, says UK report
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A "strong case" for offering assisted death to terminally ill, says UK report

Jan 5th 2012, 2:35 PM 2,792 Views 41 Comments

An independent panel funded by the author Terry Pratchett criticised the current legal status of assisted suicide as “inadequate and incoherent”.

# assisted-death - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Zurich to vote on 'suicide tourism' laws
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Zurich to vote on 'suicide tourism' laws

May 15th 2011, 10:48 AM 601 Views 0 Comments

Voters in Zurich are going to the polls to vote on the issue of assisted suicide – with many residents uncomfortable with so-called ‘suicide tourism’ resulting from other countries outlawing the practice.