September 19, 2016

Sick 17-year-old Belgian granted right to die

A terminally ill 17-year-old has become the first minor to be euthanised in Belgium since age restrictions on such mercy killings in the country were lifted in 2014, it was learned Saturday. “The euthanasia has taken place,” Jacqueline Herremans, a member of Belgium’s federal euthanasia commission, told AFP. She added […]