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# dignitas - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

A man with non-terminal cancer has travelled abroad to take his own life after a final meal with family
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

A man with non-terminal cancer has travelled abroad to take his own life after a final meal with family

May 26th 2015, 6:42 PM 59,370 Views 116 Comments

The death of Briton Jeffrey Spector is set to reignite the debate over assisted suicide in the UK.

# dignitas - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend

Apr 28th 2015, 8:33 PM 19,335 Views 58 Comments

How is assisting a suicide illegal? The legal answer is complicated.

# dignitas - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Massive rise in 'suicide tourism' to Switzerland
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Massive rise in 'suicide tourism' to Switzerland

Aug 21st 2014, 7:15 AM 14,357 Views 42 Comments

From 2008-2012, two Irish people went to Switzerland for an assisted suicide.

# dignitas - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

One Irish person used Swiss euthanasia clinic last year
# Right To Die
# Right To Die

One Irish person used Swiss euthanasia clinic last year

Jan 14th 2014, 12:46 PM 18,604 Views 58 Comments

Dignitas helped a total of 202 people to die last year.

# dignitas - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Column: Assisted suicide ruling will be a landmark for Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Assisted suicide ruling will be a landmark for Ireland

Jan 9th 2013, 7:00 PM 206 Views 67 Comments

A terminally ill MS patient is due to learn whether she be allowed to die with the assistance of her partner, writes Sharon O’Connor.

# dignitas - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Man whose assisted suicide features in Terry Pratchett documentary named
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Man whose assisted suicide features in Terry Pratchett documentary named

Jun 8th 2011, 10:58 AM 891 Views 2 Comments

Footage of the assisted suicide of millionaire hotelier Peter Smedley is due to air on British television on Monday.

# dignitas - Friday 15 April, 2011

Terry Pratchett to present documentary on assisted suicide
Live Apr 15th 2011, 11:24 AM

Terry Pratchett to present documentary on assisted suicide