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Parliament must decide right-to-die issues says Supreme Court of Appeal
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Parliament must decide right-to-die issues says Supreme Court of Appeal

Judgment prevented ‘tragic social experiment’ The Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein yesterday (Tuesday December 6 2016) overturned a potentially far-reaching court order granting the medical profession permission to assist in the death of a terminal cancer patient, Robin Stransham-Ford. The successful appeal by the state against the judgment of the Gauteng […]

Judgment reserved in assisted suicide appeal
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Judgment reserved in assisted suicide appeal

The Supreme Court of Appeal’s  (SCA) decision on an appeal against a first-0f-its kind order by the High Court in Pretoria allowing assisted suicide will probably be released towards the end of the month, said Philip Rosenthal of Christian View Network. The SCA reserved judgment last Friday (November 4 2016) […]