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New Organisation started in India
Dec 2, 2018

"IM Euthanasia India" announced their formation. The organisation will be dedicating their efforts to change the premises in the Indian legal system for a 'Right to Live and Die with Dignity'. As a start they produced and published a 25 minutes video on You Tube - see it here. IM Euthanasia India is currently considering joining the WFRtDS.

RtD-Europe biennial announced in September 2019
Dec 2, 2018

During a meeting (download the program here)  in Brussels in November, hosted by two members of the European Parliament (Hilde Vautmans [ALDE] and Josep-Maria Terricabras [Greesn/EFA]) on the instigation of DMD Catalunya and RtD-Europe,

Decrease in (reported) euthanasia cases in NL
Dec 2, 2018

The number of reported cases of euthanasia in 2018 has fallen for the first time since the practice was formalised in 2002. There were 4,600 cases of euthanasia in the Netherlands in the first nine months of this year, a drop of 9% on the same period in 2017. A number

South Australian VES published its November 2018 bulletin
Dec 2, 2018

South Australian VES published its November 2018 bulletin, volume 35 No 3. Read it here.

Marco Cappato's prosecution postponed to September 2019
Dec 2, 2018

ANSA [Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata, Rome] reported on 24 October: Italy's Constitutional Court on Tuesday, 23 October 2018 opened a hearing on the case of right-to-die activist Marco Cappato, who is accused of assisting suicide for helping 40-year-old blind and tetraplegic Italian ex-DJ Fabiano Antoniani, better known as DJ Fabo, take his own life. The Court had to decide, at the request of 

Go Gentle News Update October 2018
Dec 1, 2018

Find here the October 2018 News Update from Go Gentle Australia; click here.

Omid, UK campaigner, died in Switzerland
Dec 1, 2018

Omid, sufferer from MSA and campaigner for legalisation in the UK - see earlier messages about him on this site - died in Switzerland on 4 October 2018.

His legal  team published a press report, to be read here.  Also read the necrology here:

End of Life Choice New Zealand published its Newsletter issue 52
Dec 1, 2018

End of Life Choice New Zealand published its Newsletter issue 52, Read it here.

ADMD Belge a publiée sa Bulletin 149, Octobre 2018
Dec 1, 2018

ADMD Belge a publiée sa Bulletin 149, Octobre 2018. Lisez ici

ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 149, October 2018
Dec 1, 2018

ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 149, October 2018, read it here (French only)

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