UK Pro-life charity SPUC has welcomed a decision from the High Court rejecting the assisted suicide requests of two men with locked-in syndrome.
Tony Nicklinson (right), 58, and a second man known as Martin, 47, mounted legal challenges in an attempt to secure immunity from prosecution for any professional who helped them to die.
After losing his case at the High Court last Thursday, Mr Nicklinson urged MSPs to back Independent MSP Margo MacDonald’s bid to legalise assisted suicide in Scotland. He died of natural causes on Wednesday, his family said.
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