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Ahead of the 2021 Scottish Parliament elections, we launched a dedicated campaign website - carenotkilling.scot - and video, aimed at forcing candidates to confront the reality that the future impacts of legalising assisted suicide may be hard to think about - but easy to see:

The late independent MSP Margo MacDonald launched a previous bill to permit assisted suicide for Scots (Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill) in 2013. Following evidence gathering by the Health and Sport Committee - including contributions by our then-Campaign Director and (below) our now-CEO - and Stage One debate on 27 May 2015, MSPs threw out the Bill by a margin of 82-36. An earlier attempt in 2010 also failed.

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