Key step in fight for right to die


Saturday 28 January 2012 01:00

Lawyers for a stroke victim who wants help to end his "intolerable" life can continue to act on his behalf without fear of prosecution or disciplinary action after a High Court ruling today.

They successfully urged two judges in London to grant them a declaration which will protect them and third parties, including doctors, during preparations for a "landmark" judicial review action brought by the unnamed stroke victim.


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