Netherlands: euthanasia In April, the Supreme Court ruled that it was no longer necessary to reconfirm with a dementia patient their earlier written request to die. Right To Life Monitoring The ruling means doctors can no longer be prosecuted for carrying out euthanasia on dementia patients. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.