Assisted dying campaign video accused of ‘scaremongering’

Image copyright Getty Images A campaign group’s video of a patient dying in agony in a hospice has provoked outrage from doctors and nurses, who say it is ‘”scaremongering” and “sensationalist”. Dignity in Dying, which produced the film, said it was “a realistic portrayal” of the deaths of a minority of people in the UK….

Noel Conway: Assisted dying laws ‘not fit for purpose’

Image caption Noel Conway, from Shropshire, has written three books using voice recognition software A man who unsuccessfully campaigned for his right to die has said the current laws on assisted dying are “not fit for purpose”. Noel Conway, 69, from Shropshire, who has motor neurone disease (MND), was refused permission by the Supreme Court…