Euthanasia lecture cancelled

Ireland“A controversial public lecture on euthanasia has been cancelled minutes after it began when a group of over 20 protestors disrupted it. The guest speaker Prof Len Doyal, an open proponent of both voluntary and non-voluntary euthanasia, had to be escorted from the lecture theatre at Cork University Hospital by security staff. The lecture entitled Why Euthanasia should be legalised, formed part of the annual spring series organized by CUH’s Ethics Forum and started at 5pm …” (more)

[RTÉ News, 9 April]

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