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assisted dying
December 26, 2021
If the Assisted Dying Bill returns to parliament and becomes law, who will be protected from compulsory involvement?
October 01, 2021
The spectre of so-called “assisted dying” is rearing its head again, as the British Medical Association controversially changes its stance to “neutral” and Baroness Meacher’s private member’s bill is soon to have its second reading. The sad case of Alta Fixsler, a brain-damaged Hasidic Jewish girl, reveals not only that euthanasia without consent is already
June 02, 2017
'This issue is too important for party politics, and I had hoped to see a greater consensus amongst the Island’s parliamentary candidates,' Bob Seely said
December 14, 2016
The letter offers a 'pastoral reflection' on the challenges the assisted dying law poses to the Canadian Church
June 02, 2016
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
March 08, 2016
Cardinal Thomas Collins of Toronto has called on compatriots to write to politicians and ask them to 'protect the vulnerable'
September 15, 2015
Gov Jerry Brown has not indicated whether he will sign the bill that would legalise assisted suicide in the state
September 11, 2015
Parliament is unlikely to debate another Bill on the issue for years to come
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