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ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 151 (1st of 2019)
Jun 16, 2019

ADMD Belgium published its Newsbulletin nr 151, first quarter of 2019 (French only).

Rodney Syme honoured as Member of the Order of Australia
Jun 11, 2019

Dr Rodney Syme, a longtime advocate for euthanasia, is being appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for his significant service to social welfare initiatives and law reform. 

Hastings Center is going to research dementia and the end of life
Jun 11, 2019

The Hastings Center has announced a new and very important research project: Dementia and the Ethics of Choosing When to Die.

DWD Canada publishes May 2019 news: A court victory in Ontario and advance requests
Jun 8, 2019

  Dying with Dignity Canada published its May 2019 Newsletter.

Dying with dignity Tasmania publishes Newsletter 2019-1
Jun 8, 2019

Right to die organisation (although not a member of the Worldfederation) Dying with dignity Tasmania publishes is first newsletter of 2019

International media misrepresented death of Dutch 17-year old as ‘euthanasia’
Jun 6, 2019

Last days, several international newspapers paid attention to the death of a 17-year old girl in the Netherlands but labelled it incorrectly as euthanasia.

Sean Davison again in court the 19th of June
May 30, 2019

Friday the 24th of May 2019, Sean Davison appeared in the Cape Town magistrates court in connection to the pre-meditated murder of Richard Holland in 2015. This Cape Town magistrates court decided his case to be formally transferred to the High Court. A pre-trial hearing for this High Court will be held on June 19, 2019.

Suicide Assistance Prohibition in Austria: DIGNITAS initiates constitutional action
May 30, 2019

The Swiss association DIGNITAS has instructed an Austrian lawyer to bring an action before the Austrian Constitutional Court. The purpose of the procedure is

Trump administration's 'conscience rule' possibly challenged by lawsuit
May 26, 2019

End of Life Washington has been working with the State Attorney General’s office to prepare a lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's so-called “conscience rule.” 

Japan Society for Dying with Dignity publishes Newsletter No.173
May 25, 2019

The Japan Society for Dying with Dignity (JSDD) publishes Newsletter No.173

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