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Could Guernsey become the first place in the British Isles to legalize assisted dying?

The Channel Island is set to consider taking its first steps towards legalising assisted dying. But the details are more complex than you might think

By Theodore Stone  

The right to die remains one of the most socially and politically controversial debates within our society. The number of failed legal cases, pleading for the right to die on individual terms, are near-countless. No matter how many have campaigned for a change in the law on assisted suicide, none have yet borne fruit in Britain. 

This may be about to change. 

In a surprising turn of events, the Channel Island of Guernsey…

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