A man suffering from ‘locked-in syndrome’ will discover if doctors will be allowed to end his life when a UK High Court gives its verdict.

The family of terminally ill Tony Nicklinson are challenging the British government and asking for assurances that any doctor who gives him a lethal injection is not prosecuted for murder.

The case has divided both medical and ethical opinion.

Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from London.

Source: Al Jazeera