Posts Tagged ‘assisted suicide’

Please contact your MSP to voice your opposition to assisted suicide and ask what their position is. Here’s an urgent message from the Catholic Parliamentary Office: On 19th April, Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP, the Liberal Democrat Health Spokesman, asked witnesses at the Equalities and Human Rights Committee whether individuals should have the right “to be assisted […]


Last week Noel Conway, a man with MND, stated his case seeking assisted suicide. This video has a good discussion of the issues surrounding the legalisation of assisted suicide. The main concern is that “It will place under pressure vulnerable people to end their lives out of fear of being a burden on the state or […]


An MS patient in Inverness has deferred his plans to end his life at an assisted suicide clinic in Switzerland, after another MS patient contacted him and encouraged him to seek more support. This contact and support has given him a new optimism about life. A video about this story can be viewed on the BBC website: […]