News Stories on Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia
Alleged Nazi euthanasia doctor dies, aged 94 (Earth Times, 22 June 2010)
Assisted suicide linked to palliative failings (BMA News, 1 July 2010)
Euthanasia cases in Holland rise by 13 per cent in a year (Daily Telegraph, 21 June 2010)
Holland Sees Euthanasia Cases Rise 13 Percent, Thousands of People Killed (Life Site News, 21 June 2010)
Inquiry launched as Dutch euthanasia cases surge by 13% in ONE year (Daily Mail, 21 June 2010)
Opponents deal a blow to MacDonald's assisted suicide bill (Scotsman, 19 June 2010)
Opposition to MSP's suicide Bill (Press Association, 25 June 2010)
Sharp Growth in Dutch Euthanasia Deaths (Life Site News, 16 June 2010)
Warning to Britain as almost half of Belgium's euthanasia nurses admit to killing without consent (Daily Mail, 10 June 2010)
Alison Davis - 'If assisted suicide had been legal I would have missed the best years of my life'
Baroness Ilora Finlay - 'Mum wanted to die, but convincing her to live gave us both a gift beyond measure...'
Baroness Jane Campbell - 'My mother was told I would probably be dead within a year'
Bryan Davies - 'I hope that if someone else has the same experience as me, this helps them in some way to get through it'
Clair Lewis - 'Disabled people need assistance to live, not die'
Clair Lewis - 'My life is unbearable - don't fix it, just kill me'
David Morris - 'A tribute to a life well lived'
David Williams - 'Dad who survived cancer against the odds tells why he’s so against assisted suicide'
Katherine Araniello - 'the attention given to high profile assisted suicide cases gives a biased viewpoint about disabled people'
Liz Carr - 'I believe there is no place for legalised assisted suicide'
Matt Hampson - 'Why I'll never stop loving life'
Michael Wenham - 'I don't want the right to die'
Richard Hawkes - 'Many disabled people have genuine fears about the impact of the new guidelines on assisted dying'
Background Information and Resources
Care Not Killing Website
End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill
Lord Joffe's Assisted Dying Bill Threatens Disabled People
Not Dead Yet Website
Open Letter from Leaders of Disabled People’s Movement in UK and USA
Stop trying to kill us off: The legalisation of premature death as a treatment option is a threat to disabled people
Media coverage of Resistance Campaign
'Right to live' group targets MPs (BBC Online, 3 June 2010)
Activists Ask MPs to Sign Charter to Limit Assisted Suicides (Top News, 4 June 2010)
British Disabled Group Launches Campaign Against Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia (LifeNews, 3 June 2010)
Campaigners target MPs on assisted dying (Disability Now, June 2010)
Disability campaigner Baroness Campbell urges MPs not to relax assisted suicide law (Daily Telegraph, 3 June 2010)
Disabled Peer urges 'don't legalise assisted suicide' (Christian Institute, 4 June 2010)
Disabled people need help to live, not die (Guardian, 3 June 2010)
Movement unites for new Resistance to assisted suicide threat (Disability Matters, 10 June 2010)
Movement unites for new Resistance to assisted suicide threat (Voices for Change, 7 June 2010)
MPs ''must block assisted suicides'' (Public Service, 3 June 2010)
MPs targeted by 'right to live' campaigners (Channel 4 News, 3 June 2010)
New ‘Resistance’ campaign urges MPs to sign up to charter as disabled people fear relaxation of assisted dying laws (Disability Arts Online, 4 June 2010)
Not Dead Yet UK Launches 'The Resistance Campaign' (Not Dead Yet Blog, 3 June 2010)
Support the Resistance Campaign and safeguard terminally ill and disabled people (CCFON, 3 June 2010)
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