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This Friday (January 19, 2016) HBO will air a show on international euthanasia (The Right to Die) which the VICE organization has been making for the last year: at 11:00 PM ET/PT immediately following Real Time with Bill Maher. Some HBO channels at 8.30 pm. The program will be shown throughout the world in due course.
Death with Dignity National Center published its quarterly Winter 2016. Read it by clicking here.
UPDATE on Canadian developments.
Since Quebec law and Federal development interact with each other, in the scheme below it is tried to give a schematic overview; see following
Final Exodus asked attention for a Kevin Drum article in Mother Jones (a Californian non-profit journal) on assisted dying. "The best" , read it here
ADMD Belgium published its Newsletter nr 137-138. NB in French only. Read it here.
Jung Min-ho from The Korea Times reported on the passing of the "well dying" bill, which will come into effect in 2018. Although it limits doctors actions to giving the right to patients to refuse treatments, it is a first step towards more humanity in dying for terminally ill people. Read the whole article here.
JAMA - the Journal of American Medical Association - spent a great part of their January 19 issue on the end-of-life issue! Although it can only be read when subscribed, it is interesting to see so many pages, written by so many well known authors (Timothy Quill, Atul Gawande, Harvey Max Chochinov to name a few) spent on a subject you do not directly expect to find in such a place. See the content here.
The British Medical Association (BMA) for the first time talked to members of the public about the issue of assisted dying for the terminally ill.