A Dutch euthanasia doctor killed a woman in her 80s because she did not want to live in a nursing home. The regional review committee has found the doctor negligent and referred the case to prosecutors. Read more >>
A Netherlands Regional euthanasia Review Committee has decided that a forced euthanasia done on a woman with dementia, where the doctor sedated the woman by secretly putting the drugs in her coffee, was done in “good faith.” Read more >>
Laws permitting assisted suicide may justify the right of even psychiatric patients to end their lives in theory, but the reality of implementing such programs is messy, a study of the Netherlands finds.