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In Maryland an End-of-Life Option Act passed the House of Delegates
Mar 7, 2019
On March 7, The Maryland House of Delegates passed a death with dignity bill.
Lawmakers voted 74–66 in favor of the End-of-Life Option Act.
 
The bill has now moved to the Maryland Senate where it, as Senate Bill 311, awaites a new voting.
 
Dying with Dignity New South Wales published its autumn 2019 newsletter
Mar 6, 2019

Dying with Dignity New South Wales sees 2019 as the most important year in their history. Read more about it in their autumn 2019 newsletter.

 

 

Go Gentle Australia published its autumn 2019 newsletter
Mar 6, 2019

Go Gentle Australia published its autumn 2019 newsletter
Read it if you want to know what big developments will be faced in all the parts of Australia this coming year. 

 

DMD Colombia published its Newsletter nr 67
Mar 4, 2019

DMD Colombia publishes its Newsletter nr 67 (Spanish only). 

ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 150
Mar 2, 2019

ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 150, 4th quarter 2018. (French only)

 

Dying with Dignity Canada publishes February 2019 Newsletter
Mar 1, 2019

  Dying with Dignity Canada published its February 2019 Newsletter.

Belgian Euthanasia Review Committee reported on 2018
Feb 28, 2019

The Belgian Euthanasia Review Committee (FCEE) reported on 2018. They published a Dutch and a French press release. The figures relate to the registration documents of patients undergoing euthanasia that were examined by the Commission in the period between 1 January 2018 and 31 December 2018.

Supreme Court of California denied the petition against the End of Life Option Act
Feb 27, 2019

Good news for Californians with a terminal illness peace of mind in their final days: they can still count on the End of Life Option Act. On February 27, the Supreme Court denied the petition of the opponents of California's End of Life Option Act. This denial means the law continues to be in effect.

German Minister blocks medication provision for euthanasia
Feb 26, 2019

The German Minister of Health, Jens Spahn (CDU), decided in individual applications for lethal medicines, that these should not be provided.

In Montana a bill to make MAiD illegal has passed the House of Representatives
Feb 19, 2019

On Thursday, February 14, 2019, the Montana House of Representatives voted yes to a bill 'providing that consent to physician aid in dying is not a defense'. Thereby this bill has passed the House and will, as next step, be discussed in the Senate.  The bill, HB 284, was introduced by Montana State Representative Carl Glimm

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