Landmark Irish ‘right to die’ case is based on flawed assumption

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members. Marie Fleming is a 59 year old former Irish lecturer who has multiple sclerosis and wants her partner to be able to …

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Ireland’s law against assisted suicide upheld

By Dave Andrusko Just as we are to post the last National Right to Life News Today item for Thursday, we learned that Marie Fleming had lost her “landmark” challenge to Ireland’s law against assisted suicide. We will have full details on Friday. The 58-year-old Fleming, who has Multiple Sclerosis, wanted an order to invalidate …

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Irish court case seeks to legalize assisted suicide

By Alex Schadenberg, executive director Euthanasia Prevention Coalition The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) is very concerned about the recent court case in Ireland that seeks to legalize assisted suicide. The Irish assisted suicide case was launched by Marie Fleming, the wife of Exit International leader Tom Curran. She is challenging the Irish law that protects …

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