Tag: Suicide

A study into the debate on assisted suicide: Is the current law out of touch with reality?

Introduction The intractable dilemmas of assisted suicide and euthanasia have been thrown very much into the spotlight in the UK following the bold and final act of the House of Lords as a judicial body in Purdy v DPP[1] which saw the Department of Public Prosecution’s (DPP) lack of published policy on assisted suicide[2] held …