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#Dying with dignity

# dying-with-dignity - Friday 15 July, 2022

Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in October
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Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in October

Jul 15th 2022, 3:48 PM 9,054 Views 29 Comments

TD Gino Kenny says he hopes it is the beginning of a serious conversation around the issue.

# dying-with-dignity - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in early 2022
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Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in early 2022

Nov 18th 2021, 3:20 PM 9,156 Views 9 Comments

The formation of the committee was recommended in July.

# dying-with-dignity - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Establishment of Special Committee to examine Dying with Dignity Bill recommended
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Establishment of Special Committee to examine Dying with Dignity Bill recommended

Jul 21st 2021, 6:30 PM 8,395 Views 13 Comments

The Justice Committee said today that the proposed legislation has “serious technical issues”.

# dying-with-dignity - Friday 16 October, 2020

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?
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The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?

Oct 16th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,711 Views 17 Comments

Gino Kenny’s Dying With Dignity Bill passed through the Dáil recently – we look at the journey to get there, and what happens next.

# dying-with-dignity - Saturday 10 October, 2020

From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote
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From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote

Oct 10th 2020, 9:30 AM 19,959 Views 69 Comments

The Dáil voted to send the Dying with Dignity Bill to committee stage earlier this week.

# dying-with-dignity - Thursday 8 October, 2020

'I think Ireland is ready for this': Campaigners welcome result of Dáil vote on assisted dying legislation
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'I think Ireland is ready for this': Campaigners welcome result of Dáil vote on assisted dying legislation

Oct 8th 2020, 6:01 PM 39,981 Views 63 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill passed to committee stage last night.

# dying-with-dignity - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

The Dying with Dignity Bill has been voted to committee stage
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The Dying with Dignity Bill has been voted to committee stage

Oct 7th 2020, 10:22 PM 31,007 Views 58 Comments

The vote was passed by 81 votes to 71 meaning the bill will now proceed to committee stage.

Our 'last human right' or a 'slippery slope'? Inside the debate on assisted dying ahead of today's Dáil vote
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# Dying With Dignity

Our 'last human right' or a 'slippery slope'? Inside the debate on assisted dying ahead of today's Dáil vote

Oct 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 20,269 Views 40 Comments

TDs will vote today on whether to approve a bill that would legalise assisted dying.

# dying-with-dignity - Sunday 4 October, 2020

'Willingness on all sides' sees assisted dying become political reality ahead of Dáil vote
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'Willingness on all sides' sees assisted dying become political reality ahead of Dáil vote

Oct 4th 2020, 6:15 AM 16,620 Views 35 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill will be subject to a Dáil vote on Wednesday.

# dying-with-dignity - Thursday 1 October, 2020

'It is up to the Dáil': Government won't need referendum to introduce assisted dying law
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'It is up to the Dáil': Government won't need referendum to introduce assisted dying law

Oct 1st 2020, 12:05 AM 29,068 Views 55 Comments

TDs are set to debate the Dying with Dignity Bill 2020 in the Dáil today.

# dying-with-dignity - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Government seeks to delay Dying with Dignity Bill and send issue to special Oireachtas committee
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Government seeks to delay Dying with Dignity Bill and send issue to special Oireachtas committee

Updated Sep 29th 2020, 6:37 PM 22,369 Views 52 Comments

The proposed legislation would allow medical professionals assist terminally ill persons end their own life.

Explainer: Everything you need to know about the assisted dying bill set to come before the Dáil
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Explainer: Everything you need to know about the assisted dying bill set to come before the Dáil

Sep 29th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,696 Views 56 Comments

New legislation could soon see assisted dying legalised in Ireland.

# dying-with-dignity - Monday 14 September, 2020

'What I am asking is to be given a choice': Vicky Phelan urges politicians to support Dying with Dignity Bill
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'What I am asking is to be given a choice': Vicky Phelan urges politicians to support Dying with Dignity Bill

Sep 14th 2020, 3:34 PM 33,018 Views 40 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill will be introduced in the Dáil tomorrow.

# dying-with-dignity - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Column: Dying with dignity is a right, not a privilege
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Column: Dying with dignity is a right, not a privilege

Sep 3rd 2011, 9:34 AM 453 Views 11 Comments

We all hope for a good death – but in the current system not many of us will get one, writes Sharon Foley of the Irish Hospice Foundation.