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Locked-in syndrome sufferer dies at home
Tony Nicklinson passes away six days after losing landmark UK high court battle to be allowed to end his life.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 20:44 GMT
UK denies 'right-to-die' legal challenge
Britain's High Court has rejected an attempt by a man who has locked-in syndrome to overturn country's euthanasia law.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2012 04:47 GMT
UK 'locked-in syndrome' victim awaits verdict
Court to decide whether patient who is fully conscious but can only move his eyes should be allowed to die.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 10:53 GMT
UK man fights for right to assisted suicide
Paralysed man has won the right to have his case heard by London's High Court.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 02:59 GMT
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