Assisted suicide - overview

In this section you will find news on the topic of assisted suicide



03.01.2011
European Court of Human Rights confirms: suicide is not a right

The question raised was whether the state should ensure that a sick man, who wished to commit suicide, could obtain a lethal substance without prescription, which would be a derogation from the law, so that he would die a painless death without the risk of failure. It was held by the first section...

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