Tags: "euthanasia"

30 Jun
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Assisted suicide case rejected by Court of Appeal

Image: express.co.uk   Assisted suicide case rejected by Court of Appeal   From care.org.uk: ‘On Wednesday this week, the Court of Appeal rejected an attempt to legalise assisted suicide.  Noel Conway (pictured), who suffers from Motor Neurone Disease and is ...

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19 May
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Guernsey, Finland and California reject assisted suicide

Guernsey, Finland and California reject assisted suicide   Both Guernsey and Finland have rejected the legalisation of assisted suicide, while a court in the US state of California has overturned an earlier decision to legalise the procedure.   In Guernsey, ...

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03 May
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Charity questions Scottish Government’s attitude to suicide prevention

 Charity questions Scottish Government’s attitude to suicide prevention   The Samaritans have questioned the Scottish Government’s attitude to suicide prevention.   A poll commissioned by the charity found that 61% of people in Scotland have been affected by suicide and ...

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01 May
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Scottish Parliament challenged on the right to life

Image: sconews.co.uk Scottish Parliament challenged on the right to life Catholic Parliamentary Office Director Anthony Horan has challenged the Scottish Parliament to ‘engage in respectful but vigorous dialogue’ on abortion. Speaking to the Equalities and Human Rights Committee in April ...

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25 Jan
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Dutch euthanasia regulator quits over dementia killings

Dutch euthanasia regulator quits over dementia killings A Dutch euthanasia regulator has quit her post in protest at the killings of patients suffering with dementia, the Catholic Herald has reported. Berna van Baarsen said she could not support a major ...

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19 Jan
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Belgian Church warns euthanasia is being used to kill people without consent

Belgian Church warns euthanasia is being used to kill people without consent The Catholic Church in Belgium has expressed grave concerns around the country’s euthanasia law, claiming that some people are being killed without the necessary legal checks and safeguards. ...

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05 Oct
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Care Not Killing Alliance welcomes decision of Court following latest bid to legalise assisted suicide

Care Not Killing Alliance welcomes decision of Court following latest bid to legalise assisted suicide The High Court in England has rejected the latest challenge to the Suicide Act 1961 and attempt to legalise assisted suicide. The decision, which came ...

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