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Right-to-die families lose appeal

The families of late locked-in syndrome sufferer Tony Nicklinson and Paul Lamb, who was left paralysed after a road accident, have lost their appeal at the High Court.

The court upheld a High Court judgement in the case of the late Mr Nicklinson, ruling that he did not have the right to ask a doctor to end his life.

Mr Lamb wanted the law changed so he could kill himself with a doctor's help.

Andy Moore reports.

  • 31 Jul 2013
  • From the section UK
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