Fact files

Posted on Thursday 25th May 2017 at 12:00am

Opposition to assisted dying in Australia is largely connected with religion, Australian Election Study and other data shows.

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Posted on Sunday 13th November 2016 at 1:47am

The assisted dying rate in Dutch-speaking cultures appears to be uniquely higher than in other cultures irrespective of the permissiveness of the legislative framework, yet is still practiced conservatively.

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Posted on Saturday 3rd September 2016 at 9:09pm

Belgian Professors published a response to The New Yorker Rachel Aviv's article about assisted dying in Belgium. This is the official English translation of the Dutch original.

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Posted on Thursday 7th July 2016 at 10:19pm

A recent comprehensive scientific review of worldwide lawful assisted dying published in JAMA finds against slippery slope theories.

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Posted on Wednesday 4th May 2016 at 3:11am

Dutch ethanasia law is working as the legislature intended, the latest official data reveals.

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Posted on Thursday 28th January 2016 at 1:30am

Doctors help patients die across the world, whether there is an assisted dying law in place or not. Practice without standards is poor, and it's time to regulate existing underground practice.

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