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03 December 2012

Many in Europe favour assisted suicide

Large majorities of west Europeans favour the legalisation of assisted suicide, now allowed only in four countries on the continent, according to a new survey.

Large majorities of west Europeans favour the legalisation of assisted suicide, now allowed only in four countries on the continent, according to a new survey.

"In practically all European countries, many signs indicate that the prevailing legal system no longer reflects the will of large parts of the population on this issue," the SMLA said.

 
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