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15 percent increase of numbers of euthanasia requests at Expertisecentrum Euthanasie
Sep 15, 2019

The number of euthanasia requests at 'Expertisecentrum Euthanasie' (before: the End of Life Clinic) this year rose by 15 percent compared to 2018. This is striking,

Lifecircle publishes its September 2019 Newsletter
Sep 15, 2019

This month Erika Preisig of Lifecircle Switzerland published Lifecircle's September 2019 Newsletter.

Quebec judge strikes down restriction in Bill C-14
Sep 14, 2019

September 11, in reaction to Montreal plaintiffs who wish to exercise their right to an assisted death, Quebec Tribunal declares the requirement of the reasonably foreseeable natural death of the Canadian Criminal Code unconstitutional. 

Dutch doctor dismissed of legal proceedings
Sep 12, 2019

In the first case that has gone to trial since the implementation of the Dutch Euthanasia law, the law court concluded that all requirements of the euthanasia legislation had been met. Therefore the suspect was dismissed of all legal proceedings.

Dying with Dignity NSW publishes its Winter 2019 Newsletter
Sep 10, 2019

This August, Dying with Dignity New South Wales published its Winter 2019 Newsletter.

Dutch End of Life Clinic changes name
Sep 8, 2019

The Dutch 'End of Life Clinic' (in Dutch: 'Levenseindekliniek') changes its name into 'Expertisecentrum Euthanasie' (English: Centre of Expertise on Euthanasia). By doing this, the organization wants to create clarity on the nature of its activities: the centre assesses

De Einder publishes September 2019 Newsletter
Sep 7, 2019

Dutch Society De Einder published its September 2019 Newsletter. Read it in Dutch and English.

French ADMD publishes Newsletter 148 (September 2019)
Sep 7, 2019

 The French Right to Die association ADMD (Association pour le Droit de Mourir dans la  Dignité) published its Newsletter 148 (September 2019)

End of Life Choice New Zealand publishes its Newsletter issue 54
Sep 7, 2019

 End of Life Choice New Zealand published its Newsletter issue 54

Survey shows that Jersey is ‘massively in favour’ of assisted-dying legislation
Sep 2, 2019

Jersey would be ‘massively in favour’ of the introduction of assisted-dying legislation, according to End of Life Choices Jersey. This campaign group, supported by WF-member My Death My Decision, commissioned a survey on the subject.


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