Assisted Dying

Few states currently permit euthanasia. But the number is growing and a recent legal ruling will force the government in the UK to clarify if it's ever permissible to help someone end their own life. Vincent Dowd asks if attitudes to euthanasia are changing.

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Mon 17 Aug 2009 04:40 GMT

BBC World Service Archive

BBC World Service Archive

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