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TONY NICKLINSON Claimant) v MINISTRY OF JUSTICE (Defendant) & (1) DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS (2) JANE NICKLINSON (Interested Parties) (2012)

PUBLISHED March 12, 2012
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[2012] EWHC 304 (QB)

The claimant had an arguable case for declarations that it would not be unlawful, on the grounds of necessity, for a doctor to terminate or assist in the termination of his life, alternatively that the law of murder and/or of assisted suicide was incompatible with his right to respect for private life under the European Convention on Human Rights 1950 art.8.

QBD (Charles J)

12/03/2012

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