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Doctors explain the pros and cons of legalising assisted dying

Doctors explain the pros and cons of legalising assisted dying
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Key Info
  • Doctors explain the pros and cons of legalising assisted dying
  • Duration: 03:43
  • We are invited to listen to the clip and decide whether we agree or disagree with the opposing views put forward. A Christian doctor working in palliative care explains her reservations about legalising assisted dying, and an MP and former doctor explains his reasons for supporting the legalisation.
  • Subject:

    Religious Education

       Topic:

    Matters of Life and Death

  • Keywords: legalising euthanasia, assisted dying, palliative care, right to die, CMF, Christian Medical Fellowship
Ideas for use in class
  • 14-16 RS, Citizenship and 16-18 General Studiesl RS Philosophy
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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