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Scores of peers speak against bill
Scores of peers speak against bill
A press release from the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Dying Well (a network of MPs and peers, supported by Care Not Killing, promoting excellence in end of life care and opposing the legalisation of doctor assisted suicide) following the Assisted Dying Bill's second reading in the House of Lords.
1,700 medics urge rejection of assisted suicide
1,700 medics urge rejection of assisted suicide
A press release from Our Duty of Care issued ahead of the Assisted Dying Bill’s second reading in the House of Lords.
CNK CEO on BMA vote & the need for more research
CNK CEO on BMA vote & the need for more research
BMA opts for Neutrality on Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia as Leading ‘Choice’ Advocate admits we need more research on Painful Deaths
BMA goes neutral after knife-edge vote
BMA goes neutral after knife-edge vote
The doctors’ union’s Annual Representative Meeting considered its stance on assisted suicide and euthanasia in light of a pre-pandemic membership survey
Press Release: disappointment at BMA vote
Press Release: disappointment at BMA vote
Care Not Killing disappointed at “divisive” BMA vote, which shows divide between doctors on assisted suicide and euthanasia

personal stories

Euthanasia in Belgium - a son's story
Euthanasia in Belgium - a son's story
Godelieva De Troyer had been suffering from chronic depression for twenty years when she was euthanised, her family unaware, by the doctor who co-chairs the federal euthanasia regulator and who co-founded an organisation De Troyer had just given money to.

Assisted suicide law 'would make me feel a burden'
Assisted suicide law 'would make me feel a burden'
Mark Blackwell, living with Parkinson's disease and the after-effects of a severe stroke, explains why he fears legalised assisted suicide

'Nobody said: "Why do you want to die?"'
'Nobody said: "Why do you want to die?"'
Disability activist describes 'the thing that solidified for me that we actually can't safely put in place in this country assisted suicide legislation', as Western Australia mulls euthanasia

'So grateful there wasn't a change in the law'
'So grateful there wasn't a change in the law'
CNK Board member Nola Leach speaks on Radio 4 about her husband's death after three years living with 'brutal' Alzheimer's

Kiwis speak: the threat to us
Kiwis speak: the threat to us
Watch ordinary New Zealanders explain why a proposed assisted suicide law would pose a direct threat to them and countless people like them

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  • RT @CNKScotland: Politicians considering #assistedsuicide & #euthanasia must acknowledge wider impacts and consequences of existing social…
  • RT @betterwayUK: Excellent letter to The Economist by palliative docs. We have no useful data on drug safety Increasing numbers of abuses…
  • RT @CNKScotland: Legalising #euthanasia or #assistedsuicide means confronting every gravely ill patient with the question - “the distress o…
  • 🇯🇪 Today's “vote represents the beginning, rather than the end, of a process which might - or might not - eventuall… https://t.co/k3w1VqMz8d
  • RT @CNKScotland: https://t.co/Qngb8JcCvn

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