European court rejects woman's right-to-die appeal

Spooner, Mary Helen
June 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/11/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 12, p1578
Academic Journal
Reports on the death of Diane Petty of Great Britain from incurable motor neuron disease. How she had lost an assisted-suicide case in the European Court of Human Rights; Reasons why the court ruled that the illegality of assisted-suicide was not in breach of her rights; Details of a Web site launched by her husband.


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