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‘Better dead’

A disabled activist spoke out in July against any future legalisation of assisted suicide, saying it would send a message that disabled people are ‘a burden’.

The Christian Institute

Jamie Hale made the comments in The Guardian, responding to the legal case involving Noel Conway, who wants to make assisted suicide legal. Hale wrote: ‘When legislating to allow assisted suicide, it is impossible to implement effective safeguards that limit it to people at the end of their lives who are not experiencing mental illness or undue pressure.