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European Court Leads Europe Closer Towards a Right to be Killed

European Court Leads Europe Closer Towards a Right to be Killed

May 21, 2013 at 3:00 am 0 comments

by Paul Coleman: For several decades the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has taken an evolutive approach to the meaning of the European Convention on Human Rights, and the notion that the Convention is “a living instrument” now appears to be uncontested. Nevertheless, the Court’s evolutive approach towards assisted […]

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UK Rejects Changes to Law on Euthanasia, Again

UK Rejects Changes to Law on Euthanasia, Again

September 18, 2012 at 10:30 am 0 comments

by Paul Coleman There are several legal issues that never seem to go away, and the law surrounding assisted suicide and euthanasia is one of them, at least in the UK, where the controversial issue has reared its head on an annual basis for well over a decade. The recent […]

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