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A more objective look on the Terry Schiavo case from a legal point of view.
The latest developments on assisted dying in Europe.
Frances Coombe - President of the South Australian Voluntary Euthanasia Society - reacts to the passing of The Criminal Code Amendment (Suicide Related Material Offences) Bill 2005.
Taken from the World Right-to-Die Newsletter issue no. 46, Januray 2005.
Lesley Martin, a nurse who helped her terminally ill mother to die with an injection of morphine and described it in her book, To Die Like a Dog, was convicted of attempted murder and is serving a 15 month sentence in a New Zealand prison.
Elke Baezner (President), EXIT Deutsche Schweiz
Deborah Annetts, VES UK
Ans Baars, NVVE
Hugh Wynne, FATE
Karen Sanders, VES UK
Executive support: Rob Jonquière, NVVE
Secretariat: Kitty Jager, NVVE
Editors: Ann Beaton, Rob Jonquière, Kitty Jager
Prepared by Ann Beaton, European Research worker RtD-Europe
(based at the Voluntary Euthanasia Society of England and Wales, London)
By Jacqueline Herremans, ADMD, Belgium / Vice-President, World Federation of Right-to-Die Societies
Relevant is the quarterly magazine of the NVVE. This is the English summary of the issue of June 2007.
ERGO (Euthanasia Research and Guidance Organization), a nonprofit Oregon educational corporation, USA, has opened a new online bookstore supplying books and documents on hastened death.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the French ADMD. Founded in April 1980 by Michel Landa, the ADMD held its first General Assembly on 2nd June that year.