The conservative opposition parties voted against the government's assisted dying bill, with one party claiming the law was "a defeat for everyone, a failure for our health system and our society".
People voted 65% in favour of supporting an End of Life Choice Act that gives people with a terminal illness the option of requesting assisted dying.
Facebook has blocked the live broadcast of a chronically ill man, who intended to livestream his death on the platform.
Euthanasia is legal in Belgium and the athlete had announced her intentions after the Rio Games in 2016 to follow that path if her condition worsened.
A landmark trial in the Netherlands looks at what to do with dementia patients who have previously stated their wish to die under certain conditions but might have changed their minds later.
A Dutch teenager who has detailed her struggles with sexual assault, depression, and anorexia has died at home but reports of 'euthanasia' incorrect.
Woman's will called for Emma, a healthy Shih Tzu mix, to be put down.
If the Channel island approves legalising euthanasia it will be the first region of the British Isles to do so
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David Goodall has reignited a national euthanasia debate by seeking to put an end to his life even though he has no terminal illness.
A new law has been passed in Italy giving severely ill people the right to refuse treatment that would prolong their lives.
The legislation passed