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California has legalised assisted suicide
Opponents said the measure could prompt premature suicides.
Opinion: Brittany Maynard deserves our compassion – and her bravery deserves our attention
As a compassionate society, must have the courage to face up to the question of terminal illness and euthanasia.
# Criticism
Vatican official calls Brittany Maynard's assisted suicide 'wicked'
The 29-year-old was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer earlier this year.
# Right to die
Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old who planned her own death, has died
Brittany Maynard was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer earlier this year.
# say that again
"I will die upstairs in my bedroom" - The week in quotes
Irish Water protests intensified, Roy Keane released his autobiography, and John McNulty lost the Seanad election – here’s the week in quotes.
# Right to die
A 29-year-old woman explains why she's planned her death - next month
“I don’t want to die. But I am dying. And I want to die on my own terms.”