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Hemlock San Diego published its January 2017 Newsletter. To read, click here
A group of Icelanders, with the support of the Icelandic Humanists, has established a new RtD group, named Lífsvirðing (meaning "respect for life") on January 26, 2017. Objectives are to
A citizen's initiative to raise the issue of euthanasia in the Finnish Parliament (Eduskunta) has passed the requisite 50,000 signatories required to trigger a parliamentary debate.
Final Options Illinois published its January 2017 Newsletter. Read it here.
Dutch Society De Einder, published its Newsletter December 2016. Read it here (in Dutch only)
The Washington Times reports: DC mayor signs assisted suicide bill, which was approved already by the DC Council last month. It is now not clear (yet?) if the Congress (because DC is not a state all laws will have to be approved by the Congress) will approve the bill. It has blocked DC legislations before (such as the recreational marijuana law).
ADMD-B published Bulletin no 141. Read it here (in French only)
Assisted suicide for elderly people - an age limit of 75 and more is suggested - who consider their lives to be completed, could be made possible under a bill brought forward by Parliament member Pia Dijkstra of the Dutch political party D66. An individual to whom the bill applies