Legalizing euthanasia in Spain

An article published by Spark Chronicles indicates that since legalizing euthanasia on June 25, 2021, Spain has had at least 50 euthanasia deaths and 130 requests. The article states that data from 10 out of the 17 autonomous regions in Spain indicated that the majority of the euthanasia deaths have been for neurodegenerative or oncological diseases and…

The President of Portugal gives a new opportunity to the citizens of Portugal by vetoing the euthanasia law for the second time

The president of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, has vetoed the law that decriminalized euthanasia and asked Parliament to clarify the reasons why medically assisted death can be accessed. In a statement published on the official website of the Presidency, Rebelo de Sousa communicated that he returned to Parliament, without promulgating, the euthanasia law, so…

El Presidente de Portugal da una nueva oportunidad a los ciudadanos de Portugal vetando la ley de eutanasia por segunda vez

El presidente de Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, ha vetado la ley que despenalizaba la eutanasia y solicitó al Parlamento que aclare las razones por las que se puede acceder a la muerte médicamente asistida. En un comunicado publicado en la página oficial de Presidencia, Rebelo de Sousa comunicó que devolvió al Parlamento, sin promulgar,…