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The Assisted Dying Bill devalues the lives of terminally ill and disabled people

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A letter to The Telegraph argues that a change to the current legislation would put pressure on the most vulnerable in our society

The Telegraph has reported on a letter by a group of Peers and charity campaigners, who have said that a change in the law on assisted suicide will lead disabled people - and other vulnerable people, including the elderly - to feel under pressure to end their lives.

The joint letter to The Daily Telegraph comes as Lord Falconer tables his Private's Member's bill, the latest attempt to legalise assisted suicide.

 

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