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Paralyzed Marie Fleming loses Irish Right to Die courtcase

Friday, January 11, 2013

Reuters reports on Thursday January 10, 2013: Marie Fleming, who suffers from multiple sclerosis and is completely paralyzed, lost her right to die case — the first of its kind in Ireland — on Thursday. The judge acknowledged Fleming's life had been 'rendered miserable' by disease, but said he could not bend the law on the behalf of one person.

To read the full article from Daily News click here.

The Irish Independent also reported, see here.

The ruling is expected to be appealed to the Supreme Court.

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