Plans to allow doctors to help terminally ill adults end their lives moved closer to becoming law today, after a new Assisted Dying Bill passed its second reading in the House of Lords. Humanists UK, which campaigns to legalise assisted dying for both the terminally ill and incurably suffering, has praised today’s debate for its… Read more »
On 22 October, for the first time in years, the UK Parliament will debate legislation to legalise assisted dying for the terminally ill. Humanists UK, which campaigns for a right to die for those with terminal or incurable illnesses, fully supports the Assisted Dying Bill as a landmark step towards much-needed reform. It will be… Read more »
Norway and Switzerland’s equivocal approach to the European Union does not offer a viable alternative to membership for Britain, the CBI has concluded.
Conservative MPs have revelled in four-and-a-half hours of eurosceptic-dominated debate – culminating in the EU referendum bill passing its second reading by 304 votes to zero.