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In what countries is euthanasia legal?


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2015-02-17 17:30:54
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Non-active euthanasia, or assisted suicide, is legal in three US states;

  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Montana
  • New Hampshire is currently considering a bill on assisted suicide

Active euthanasia, commonly referred simply as euthanasia, is only legal in:

  • the Netherlands
  • Belgium

Assisted suicide is also legal in:

  • Albania
  • Luxembourg

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Of the few countries where euthanasia is legal, China is not one of them. So no, officially euthanasia is not legal in China.

There are 3 countries were active euthanasia is legal; Switzerland, Netherlands and Luxembourg. It is also allowed in some American states.

In the U.S.A, they have over 50 states and only 3 states have made it legal for euthanasia to be practiced.

Euthanasia is illegal in all states of the United States of America. Euthanasia is however legal in some of the European countries like the Netherlands and Belgium.

This is called Euthanasia and in most countries it is illegal. In Switzerland and Holland there is legal Euthanasia. See related link for laws and information about Euthanasia around the world.

because they cant afford medicament . ect

there are not any religions that enflight on euthanasia being legal

No, euthanasia is illegal in Greece.

Countries:The Netheerlands.Belgium.Three states in the U.S:Oregon.Washington.Montana.In Switzerland, doctors are not punished for performing euthanasia on their patients.

Euthanasia is legal in Washington, Oregon, Texas (to an extent), and Montana

Animals do not have the same legal rights as humans.

The Netherlands, and certain states of the United States are two that come to mind.

At this time, only Oregon and Washington have legal (and unchallenged) euthanasia laws.

euthanasia is legal in the Netherlands with or without the consent of the patient. Guidelines have been adopted to allow the killing of newborns. Euthanasia is legal in Belgium and Luxembourg

Euthenasia is not legal period. is not legal and i dont think there is any cases in malaysia concerning euthanasia. i have went through the database.

not all forms of euthanasia are legal. but some are since 2008

it is considered illegal

You are most unlikely to get accurate figures as euthanasia is illegal in most countries.

In the United States, most euthanasia procedures are for animals and are performed by veterinarians. However, in Oregon physician-assisted suicide (a form of euthanasia) is legal under strict medical oversight, and the death penalty (state-sponsored involuntary euthanasia) is legal throughout the United States.

No. As of late 2016, there is a citizen's initiative to make euthanasia legal in Finland. It is estimated that 85% of the people support the effort.

no not yet.... and i guess it wont be...

No, it's absolutely forbidden!

Because Americans are stupid!!

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